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Catawba Named One of Most Affordable Colleges for Earning a Sports Management Degree

April 27, 2016

Category: Academics, Sport & Health Sciences, Students


sport-management.jpgCatawba College has been named as one of the "50 Most Affordable Small Southern Colleges for a Sports Management Degree 2016" by Sports-Management-Degrees.com. Catawba was ranked 37th on the list of 50 institutions.

According to the site's editor, Joy Werner, "Catawba College caught our attention because of its small class sizes and strong performance on several national rankings."

The online review of Catawba noted its net price of $19,665 and included the following description of the institution and its academic program offering in Sport Management:

rkg-sportmgmt.png"Known for providing small class sizes and quality instruction, Catawba College is a small, private institution located in Salisbury, North Carolina. The school ranks high on the list of Best Colleges, according to U.S. News and World Report. In fact, the 2016 edition of Best Colleges ranks the school as the 15th Best Regional College in the South and the 11th Best College for Veterans. Students interested in a career in the sports industry have the option of majoring in various sports and fitness disciplines at Catawba. The popular and accredited BS in Sport Management combines business, law, management, and marketing disciplines to prepare students to work in the sports industry as administrators and leaders. A practicum and internship are required."

The complete article can be found at www.sports-management-degrees.com.

To learn more about the Sport Management degree at Catawba, contact Dr. Tom Appenzeller, associate professor and director of Sport Management, at (704) 637-4728 or happenze@catawba.edu.