Sports Management at WesternWestern Health Sciences

Careers

A degree in sport management will prepare you for a variety of careers in recreation, sport, and tourism. Graduates may take on any one of a variety of roles with government agencies, public and private recreation units, marketing firms, apparel companies, provincial and national sport organizations, sport event hosting committees, sport facilities, intercollegiate athletics, and commercial and professional sports organizations.

Internships

Western undergraduate and graduate students have undertaken internship/field experiences in a wide variety of organizations:

  • Thompson Recreation & Athletic Centre
  • TD Waterhouse Stadium
  • Boys and Girls Club
  • City of London Community Services
  • Siskinds Sport Management
  • GoodLife Head Office
  • SportsXpress
  • Heart and Stroke Foundation
  • Campus Recreation
  • Mustang Athletics
  • London Sports Council
  • Tourism London
  • Western Fair Sports Centre
  • CSTT Sports Management International
  • Budweiser Gardens
  • Global Spectrum
  • London Knights
  • YMCA
  • Forest City Road Races
  • 2007 World Synchro Skating Championships
  • 2011 World Sledge Hockey Challenge
  • 2013 World Figure Skating Championships
  • 2005 and 2014 Memorial Cup
  • Rowing Canada
  • Cosmos Sport Marketing
  • Special Olympics Canada
  • ParaSport Ontario
  • 2006 Ontario ParaSport Games
  • CanFitPro
  • London Nationals Hockey Club
  • Hockey Night in Canada Play On!
  • Ball Hockey International
  • Basketball Canada
  • The Abilities Centre
  • pwc Epic Tour Halton
  • Honda Indy Toronto