Field of Study: Sport and Fitness Management
Sport and fitness management programs prepare people to run health clubs and manage sports teams.
Sport and fitness management programs include topics such as:
- Business management
- Program planning and development
- Facilities management
- Health and safety standards
- Public relations
Many community colleges and 2-year schools offer associate degree programs in sport and fitness management. An associate degree program usually takes two years of full-time study.
Many colleges and universities offer bachelor's degrees in sport and fitness management. A bachelor's degree usually takes about four years of full-time study.
Many universities offer graduate degrees in sport and fitness management. A master's degree typically requires two years of study beyond a bachelor's degree. Doctoral (PhD) degree programs usually require two or more years of study beyond the master's degree.