The Sports industry in Brooklyn and in New York City as a whole is a vital part of the local culture, flavor, and economy. The headquarters of MLB, NBA, NFL, NHL, and MLS, all call New York City home. The proximity of LIU Brooklyn to the largest and most rapidly expanding sports industries in the world, provides our students with a decided edge in the field, and affords them the opportunity to grow their skills in all aspects of the Business of Sports Management.
The 12-credit minor in Sport Management is open to all LIU students and provided excellent preparation for entry-level positions and graduate study in Sport Management. If you see yourself as a professional working behind the scenes in sports; whether on the business side or the facility managements side, this minor may be just right for you. Students will learn essential skills in sport marketing, sales, customer relations, event planning, applied management, and facility management.