The fields of sport and recreation are expanding as Americans have increasingly more leisure time. Springfield College graduates are recognized for their exceptional preparation for the growing range of management career opportunities. Sport management or recreation students learn about event management, facility operations and maintenance, and business administration. Students also take courses in finance, technology, marketing, facilities, and operations.
Graduates are prepared to enter the workforce with the extra advantage of real-world experience gained through fieldwork or internships. Many of these experiences lead to employment.