The Warsaw Sports Marketing Center at the Lundquist College of Business is the country's first and finest training ground for sports business.
The Warsaw Sports Marketing Center is the country’s first program of its kind within a business school. The center provides students with an immersive learning experience and an impressive network of alumni who hold leadership positions in sports organizations across Oregon, the U.S., and the world.
Students gain a competitive edge from the program’s winning combination of challenging coursework, hands-on learning opportunities, and a network of connections in the sports industry that is second-to-none.
The Warsaw Sports Marketing Center is immersed in industry and boasts several hands-on learning opportunities. The center's many opportunities include:
- Domestic and International Study Tours
- Guest Speakers
- Warsaw Sports Business Club
Reach Your Career Goals
MBA graduates with a sports business specialization are prepared to enter the following types of positions in the sports industry:
- Marketing Management
- Brand Management
- Sales Management
- Technology Management
- Team, League, and Federations Management
- Strategic Planning
- Fan Insights and Analytics
- Digital and Social Media Management
- Event and Operations Management
- Project Management
- Fan Experience Management
- Sponsorship Planning and Coordination
- Financial Management
- Corporate Responsibility Management
- Client and Account Management
- Market Research
- Media Management
At the undergraduate level, students combine their passion for sports with professional training unmatched by any other sports business program in the world. They gain a competitive edge from the program’s winning combination of challenging coursework, hands-on learning opportunities, and a network of connections in the sports industry that is second-to-none.
In addition to hands-on learning and industry connections, the center's affiliated faculty teach the courses comprising the MBA specialization at the college. Coordinated through the Warsaw Sports Marketing Center, the Oregon MBA's sports business curriculum provides students with an immersive experience that blends classroom instruction with real-world practice. Join an impressive network of alumni who hold leadership positions in sports organizations across Oregon, the U.S., and the world.
“Lauren brings not only passion and enthusiasm about sport but also intense dedication to building the next generation of leaders in the sport industry. Her personal ties to the program ensure the legacy of its founders will continue.”
—Bruce Blonigen, Edward Maletis Dean
Industry and Alumni Network
“The Warsaw Center has a proven track record of producing the best and brightest talent in the sports industry.”—Dave Higdon, Global Head Of Communications, Esports, Riot Games
The Warsaw Sports Marketing Center is recognized as a leading think tank and training ground for the sports business industry.