The Undergraduate Sport Business Management Program at UCF is a challenging undergraduate minor designed to develop future business leaders in the sport and entertainment industry. All courses within the program strive to provide students with substantive knowledge and practical skills that will help students succeed as business professionals. Students in the program also learn about the business side of the sport and entertainment industry by participating in a variety of volunteer, internship and other experiential learning opportunities.



Sports Business Minor – Curriculum Overview

  • SPB 3003 Intro to Sport Business Management
  • SPB 3603 Diversity and Social Issues in Sport Business Management
  • SPB 3823 The Role of Business Entrepreneurship in Sports/Entertainment
  • SPB 4304 Sports Event and Facility Management
  • SPB 4804 Sports Business and Media
  • SPB 4251 Law in Sports and Entertainment

Partner Organizations

Our undergraduate students have worked, interned, volunteered and/or completed client-based projects for the organizations listed below along with many other organizations. We also bring in guest lecturers from sport and entertainment companies each semester to speak with our students about how to excel as a business professional in the sport and entertainment industry.

• Arnold Palmer Invitational
• Atlanta Braves
• United States Tennis Association
• Greater Orlando Sports Commission
• Disney Sports
• Miami Marlins
• Florida Panthers
• Golf Channel
• Minnesota Vikings
• Florida Collegiate Summer League
• Atlanta Falcons
• Kissimmee Sports
• Orlando Solar Bears
• IMG College/Learfield
• Jacksonville Jaguars
• Jordan Brand
• Miami Dolphins
• Miami Heat
• The National Basketball Academy
• Orlando City Soccer & Orlando Pride
• U.S. Soccer
• Orlando Sports Foundation
• Fanatics
• Orlando Magic
• Orlando Predators
• Minor League Baseball
• Phoenix Suns
• Florida Citrus Sports
• 3N2 Sports
• Tampa Bay Buccaneers
• Tampa Bay Lightning
• Tampa Bay Rays
• UCF Athletics
• Washington Nationals
• Electronic Arts
• Ron Jon Beach N Boards Fest






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