Geneva College’s sport management major prepares students for positions in the athletic world including athletic administration, sport/recreational facility management, and coaching and event management. Students explore the theories and principles of management as applied to sport programs and facilities. As a joint venture of the Department of Business and the Department of Physical Education, the goal of the sport management major is to prepare students to become a valuable part of the workforce in a variety of venues within the sport culture, thereby fulfilling the Geneva College mission statement, “for the purpose of developing servant-leaders, transforming society for the kingdom of Christ.”
The sport management major prepares students for employment in professional, intercollegiate, interscholastic, community, and youth sport venues and organizations.
Of Geneva's 96 full-time faculty members, 76% have earned doctorates.