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SPORTS MANAGEMENT From athletics administration to facility management to sports marketing, a degree in Sports Management lets you turn your love of sports into a career. This exciting industry is expected to grow to nearly $78 billion dollars by 2021. * As a GMercyU Sports Management major you can: • Intern with widely-recognized sports organizations, such as The Wells Fargo Center, the Philadelphia Flyers, the Philadelphia 76ers, and more! • Develop a well-rounded business background with courses in marketing, economics, finance, and law. * According to study by PriceWaterhouseCoopers LLP Learn more about the Sports Management program! STUDENT SUCCESS Andrew Ball, a 2011 graduate of GMercyU’s Sports Management program, immensely enjoyed his undergraduate experience. During his four years here, Andrew: • Served as Captain of Baseball Team, making lifelong memories on and off the field • Became the Director of Alternative Events on the Students Activities Committee • Wrote for GMercyU’s Sports Information Department • Interned at Berkshire Baseball as an Operations Intern TODAY: Andrew is now the Director of Baseball Operations for the Los Angeles Angels.