Sport Management at Lyndon State
“I have made tremendous connections with the professors that have opened opportunities. The curriculum prepared me for an internship with a minor league baseball team, the Vermont Lake Monsters, which turned into a job offer.”
– Shane LaCroix, Class of 2016
Few colleges offer more opportunities to turn what you love into a rewarding career.
Lyndon’s Sport Management program prepares students for careers in the ever-expanding sports industry. Students receive a comprehensive education in the business and administration of athletics, sport, and recreation. Courses provide a solid foundation in ethical leadership, governance, law, finance, marketing, facility design, resource management, and event planning. And, with 32 elective credits, there is plenty of room to tailor your education to exactly the field you want to work in.
Unique at Lyndon: Opportunities to Integrate Sport Management with Broadcasting, Exercise Science, Marketing, and Business
The program is designed for students to acquire a minor in uniquely paired programs, allowing students to create an exceptional educational experience that relates directly to career plans.
Electronic Journalism, Writing, Photography, or Broadcasting – work for ESPN, NESN, Sports Illustrated, or a local news channel
Exercise Science or Athletic Coaching Education – work as a coach, educator, or athletic director at the high school, college or professional level
Marketing or Business Administration – work for Under Armor, Gillette Stadium or Adidas
Faculty Have Connections in the Real World So You Can Get Hands-on Experience
“The professors are very experienced in their field and they have connections in real world applications. I encourage others to come to Lyndon State to have the opportunity to turn your passion for sports into a profession.”
– Mikayla Hodge, Class of 2018
With a Lyndon education, you will receive hands-on experience, personal attention, and a liberal arts core that prepares you with critical thinking skills.
A Community Focused on Your Personal and Professional Success
Lyndon has great teachers who actually teach, small classes, and close personal attention. This more than anything else is what students cite as the reason they love Lyndon. Lyndon is a friendly and welcoming community.
One of the Nation’s Most-Affordable Small Colleges
Attractive scholarships can add up to $12,076 in savings for qualified students, and of course low in-state tuition with additional in-state savings makes a quality education affordable for everyone.
This means that you will receive a tremendous value in your investment in a college education.