Sport Leadership Club members on court after a Grand Rapids Drive game!
The Sport Leadership program gives students the education, skills and resources needed to work in the sport industry. The program, in collaboration with the Department of Movement Science and the Seidman College of Business encompasses courses in business, leadership, sport management, kinesiology and psychology, as well as requiring a practicum and internship for a well-rounded experience. Students can also earn their coaching certification through the Sport Leadership Program, learning effective methods of reinforcement, psychology of group dynamics pertaining to sport and current issues faced by coaches.
The Sport Leadership Program is also highlighted by the North American Society for Sport Management!