Department of Health Sciences and Kinesiology
Waters College of Health Professions

Sport Management Internships

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The final step before graduation is a semester-long internship in the sport industry. The internship is a full-time (480 hour) work experience. The student is encouraged to find an internship that relates closely with his/her career aspirations. Assistance for finding an internship is provided by the program if needed. The student is directed and evaluated by a faculty member with appropriate supervision and by an on-site professional. Please see our internship documents below.

Sport Management Internship Manual
Internship Application Form*
Form 1: Description of Internship**
Form 2: Internship Supervisor Form**
Form 3: Off Campus Student Participation**

Form 4: Verification of Liability Insurance**

Purchase WCHP Student Liability Insurance

*Please upload the completed internship application to Survey Monkey.

**Once an internship is secured, please submit forms 1-4 to Survey Monkey.

Contact the internship coordinator, Chris Barnhill, at cbarnhill@georgiasouthern.edu.

In the past, students in the Sport Management program at Georgia Southern University have had opportunities to work with a number of professional sports teams, sport marketing companies, individual tournaments and event sites, and sport businesses. A few of these sites include:

Professional Sports College & University Athletics Sport Marketing Companies Sport Organizations
Atlanta Falcons Auburn University IMG The US Olympic Committee
Atlanta Braves Georgia Tech Octagon Sports American Junior Golf Association
Atlanta Hawks Florida State University Vivid Marketing Savannah Sports Council
Kansas City Chiefs University of Georgia Event Masters Classic Sports Jacksonville Sports Development Authority
Baltimore Orioles University of Tennessee Career Sports Management Atlanta Motor Speedway
Gwinnett Stripers Chick-fil-a Peach Bowl The Aspire Group The Family Circle Cup
Cleveland Indians Salisbury State University RBC Heritage Classic
Nashville Predators Tennessee-Chattanooga Disney Sports

Last updated: 8/19/2019

Department of Health Sciences & Kinesiology • hk-office@georgiasouthern.edu