Participation in student-led sport management clubs can be beneficial for college students who are pursing sport management careers. These clubs can help give students the development and networking tools needed for success in the sport industry.
The purpose of this presentation is to discuss the role and benefits of sport management clubs at three universities across three NCAA divisions, with a focus on networking, fundraising, event planning, and professional development.
Our discussion will also include specific events that our students have completed as well as how the clubs provide students with opportunities to develop the skills and abilities to succeed in the sport industry.
Christy, K., Zonder, E., Houghton, E. J. & Riemer, B. (2019). Sport management clubs and their relationship to student success. Poster presented at the Applied Sport Management Association Conference. Nashville, TN.
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