Make an Impact in the World of Sports and Athletics

Prepare for success in career paths like coaching, athletic administration, sports marketing, and more with Greenville University’s online B.S. in Sport Management. Finish your degree in just two years as you develop marketable skills that translate directly into the growing sport management field.

This program is delivered in a flexible format ideal for working adults and provides practical training in business management, sport and kinesiology, and marketing. As a Greenville University student, you’ll learn from expert faculty and complete a hands-on internship to build valuable industry experience.

When you graduate, you’ll have the management, communication, and problem-solving expertise required for leadership roles in a wide range of sport-related settings. Fill out the short form to get started.

Greenville University-Wiley Degree Accelerator Partnership

Greenville University has an exclusive partnership with Wiley Degree Accelerator to offer the B.S. in Sport Management fully online — up to 120 credit hours — better, faster, and more affordably. The general education portion of the degree program (up to 50 credit hours), which can be completed through Degree Accelerator, will count for credit and be reflected on your official transcripts. In the second part of your degree plan (remaining credit hours), you’ll complete your major with courses designed and offered directly by Greenville University.

Program Details

Click on the headings below to view select details about our bachelor’s in sport management program. If you’d like to know more, request information.

  • SMGT 210 Sport in Society
  • SMGT 301 Sport Marketing
  • SMGT 330 Finance and Fundraising in Sport
  • SMGT 345 Operation and Event Management
  • SMGT 401 Sponsorship and Sales
  • BUSN 101 Business Management
  • DMDA 120 Introduction to Digital Media
  • Advertising, promotions, or marketing manager
  • Athletic director
  • Agent
  • Athletic trainer
  • Business development coordinator
  • Coach
  • Facilities manager
  • Fitness manager
  • Public relations specialist
  • Sales manager

Benefits of a Greenville University Education:

Academic Excellence

We deliver an integrated learning experience with a holistic approach that builds character, expands perspectives, and develops global awareness.

Christ-Centered Education

Our faith informs everything we do. We empower our students to make an impact as responsible citizens with unique gifts and strong character who are prepared to serve their communities.


We are proud to offer competitive tuition and were named among the Top 10 Online Colleges in Illinois for 2021 by Affordable Colleges Online.

Flexibility and Support

Greenville University programs are designed for working professionals and delivered in a convenient format with personal support from our experienced faculty.

About Us

Greenville University was founded in 1892 by the Free Methodist Church with the intent to provide a distinctive, Christ-centered university education for men and women. Today, we continue that mission by empowering students for lives of character and service through a transformative education in the liberal arts, sciences, and professional studies. A GU education develops the whole person so that our students thrive intellectually, emotionally, and spiritually.