H. Wayne Huizenga was the first person to own three major professional sports teams at the same time.
He owned the Miami Dolphins, Florida Marlins (now the Miami Marlins), and the Florida
Panthers. He brought Major League Baseball and the National
Hockey League to South Florida. He also believed in the business education at NSU and with his support
the Huizenga College of Business has grown over the last two
decades into one of the largest Business programs in the state of Florida.
H. Wayne Huizenga was the first person to own three major professional sports teams at the same time. Huizenga owned the Miami Dolphins (NFL), Florida Marlins (now the Miami Marlins) (MLB), and the Florida Panthers (NHL) in the 1990s. Huizenga was responsible for bringing Major League Baseball and the National Hockey League to South Florida. He also believed in the business education at Nova Southeastern University (NSU) and with his support the H. Wayne Huizenga College of Business and Entrepreneurship has grown over the last two decades into one of the largest Business programs in the state of Florida. Nova Southeastern University is located in the heart of South Florida and near all four major professional sports teams as well as countless other sport opportunities located throughout the tri-county area.
The H. Wayne Huizenga College of Business and Entrepreneurship houses both the B.S. in Business Administration-Sport and Recreation Management Major as well as the Sport Revenue Generation MBA Concentration.
Visitors from degreesinsports.com who enroll for the Fall semester will receive a discount of up to $8,000 off of published tuition rates. Learn More >>
B.S.B.A. in Sport & Recreation Management
The B.S.B.A. in Sport and Recreation Management gives our students a strong foundation in sport management, marketing, sponsorship, communications, and facility & event operations along with a solid business core to ensure students leave prepared for any and all opportunities, be it with a professional sports team, a college athletic department, a sport marketing or management firm, or with a community based recreational department. Connections through the Huizenga College of Business and Entrepreneurship’s network can result in an internship with a leading sport or recreation organization.
M.B.A. with a concentration in Sport Revenue Generation
Pair your interest in sports with a desire to become a business leader. To dominate in this competitive industry, you need to know how to maximize revenue streams.
The M.B.A. with a concentration in Sport Revenue Generation is the only sport management-based program in the country that focuses on revenue generation. The most sought-after individuals in sport organizations are those who help generate revenue for the organization. Therefore, the courses in this concentration are designed to teach students how to secure and activate sponsorship deals, how to maximize ticket, concessions, and merchandise sales, how to organize sport events and fundraisers, and creatively leverage emerging technologies to generate new revenue streams.
- Designed to meet the sports industry’s growing demand for professionals who are dedicated to revenue enhancement.
- Few if any other programs in the country focuses all specialty courses specifically around the knowledge and skills needed to generate revenue. (Most are general courses.)
- Graduates will be prepared for careers in a wide variety of positions in collegiate and professional sports, with teams, leagues, events, and tours.
- 100% Online and Live Format Options
- Fully Online Option (MBA core courses + Concentration courses all online)
- Live Option (SPT classes offered every Tuesday night on the Main Campus)
Visitors from degreesinsports.com who are admitted for and enroll in the Fall 2019 semester can save up to $7,000 off the Sport Revenue Generation program.