About Sport Management and SPMT Hall of Fame
The Department of Sport Management at Slippery Rock University is a leader in providing transformative undergraduate education in the field of sport business. We encourage our students' intellectual, personal, and professional growth through a challenging academic program augmented by relevant experiential requirements. As one of the oldest academic Sport Management programs in the country, we are committed to maintaining our reputation as one of the sport industry's premier partners in sport management education. In pursuit of our mission, we primarily focus our efforts on:
Sport Management Alumni Advisory Board: Sport Management Alumni Advisory Board’s mission is to offer the sport management department a unique partnership between students, faculty, and industry leaders that will support academic and professional development. The board is designed to maintain a network of sport industry professionals that provide guidance, structure, and professional practice knowledge that aide future alumni of the sport management department. Members of the board offer their expertise in employment opportunities, projected department goals, curriculum development, student internships and classroom instruction.
COSMA: Slippery Rock University is accredited by the Commission on Sport Management Accreditation (COSMA).
The sport management degree program(s) at Slippery Rock University has received specialized accreditation through the Commission on Sport Management Accreditation (COSMA) located in Fort Collins, Colorado, USA. SRU students benefit from the external verification of quality provided by COSMA's rigorous accreditation process. SRU was the first program in the United States to receive this accreditation in 2010.