Bachelor of Science in Sports Management / Conference & Event Management
Liberty University

Program Details

With the BS in Sports Management focusing on Conference and Event Management, you will receive training in the latest issues, trends, and associated concerns of event management and planning. Students in this online Sports Management degree program learn essential management principles and how to apply them directly to the sports event management field.

This degree also provides instruction on how to manage smaller non-sporting venues such as conference centers, theaters, performing arts centers, exposition centers, and other facilities for events such as conferences, trade shows, weddings, internal and external business events, and more. Students who want to gain a foundation in event planning business with practical management and organization skills will benefit from this program’s emphasis on real-world application to industry challenges. 

Graduates of this program will be equipped to pursue roles as:

  • Conference planners
  • Convention service managers
  • Corporate event planners
  • Hotel convention managers
  • Private event planners

Learning Pace

Institution-Paced

Learning Schedule

Asynchronous

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges is the regional accrediting body for southern states.

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Additional Info

  • Applicants must submit a high school self-certification form.