SPT Components

Elon's Sport Management majors focus on five major study areas of leisure management: facilities, sport (spectator and participant), tourism, public recreation, and cultural arts. The list below is not all-inclusive, but it gives you some idea of what each area entails.

Facilities: stadiums, coliseums, auditoriums, museums, and resorts

Sport: professional and amateur sports teams, country clubs, health centers, and dance studios

Tourism: hotels, theme parks, restaurants, service industry, campgrounds, travel agencies, and cruise lines

Non-Commercial Recreation: national, state and local parks; YMCA/YWCA; Special Olympics, and Senior Games

Cultural arts: cultural and performing arts centers, theaters, and entertainment providers