SPORTS BUSINESS EXPERIENCE

Sports Business Experience was created in partnership with the Hurt Hub at Davidson College as an innovation initiative to better prepare students (undergraduate and graduate) and young professionals for a career in sports. The Hurt Hub at Davidson College is collaborating with Davidson Alumni, who are currently working in the sports industry, as Guest Lecturers to deliver this program. They represent over 40 years of combined sports industry experience to teach the skills to be successful in entry-level commercial positions in both college and professional sports.

SBE is Right For...

Undergraduate Students
who want to work in sports

SBE prepares undergraduates to obtain an entry-level role on the business side of a college or professional sports organization by teaching participants the skills and competences needed to be successful in the industry.

If you are an undergraduate who would like to learn more about SBE, click below to sign up for one of the upcoming information sessions.

Graduate Students
who want to work in sports

SBE provides an opportunity for graduate students to more deeply engage in the sales and marketing curriculum to prepare them to pursue a career in the sports industry with actual skills, a road to a professional opportunity, and a foundation on which to grow future leaders of the industry.

If you are a graduate student who would like to learn more about SBE, click below to sign up for one of the upcoming information sessions.

Young Professionals
who want to work in sports

SBE provides a focused and applicable educational process for those young professionals looking to transition into a new industry, utilizing past experience and providing the platform to showcase that experience, applied to the sports industry, to acquire a new commercial opportunity in the sports business.

If you are currently working in another industry but interested in transitioning into sports, click below to sign up for one of the upcoming information sessions.

Our Philosophy

01.

Curriculum

Through a series of lectures from current sports executives, SBE will teach you the fundamentals and skills of sales and marketing in the sports industry.

02.

Application

SBE will provide you with the opportunity to apply what you have learned through the curriculum to real-life scenarios in the form of group projects within a pro or college sports organization.

03.

Connection

SBE will provide you with an opportunity to present to and interview with industry leaders in the professional and college sports industry who are looking to hire SBE graduates for entry level jobs and internships.

How To Get Started

Click the link below and fill out our application. If approved you will be notified and given the next steps. 

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