Sports and Fitness Major

Sports and Fitness Administration

With the ever-growing health and wellness industry, there is demand for qualified professionals to lead and administer programs to ensure quality of life. Sports and fitness administration will teach you not only the ability to manage, market and run a fitness related business but also teach you the science behind how the body works. This interdisciplinary major will help you blend both the science and business within the health and wellness field.

Assistance in

Internship Placement

Hands-on Learning

Human Performance Lab

Interdisciplinary curriculum


Courses taught by 

Graham School of Management Faculty 

The Sports and Fitness Administration program prepares you for a variety of careers by examining these principles:

Program Highlights

Learn more about the Sports and Fitness Administration program in the video below:

Internship Opportunities

Put coursework into action with a hands-on internship at a fitness facility or other sports organization. Through the internship course at Saint Xavier, students receive college credit while gaining real-world experience that prepares them for a career.

Career Opportunities

With a degree in Sports and Fitness Administration, graduates can pursue a career in:

Program Requirements

For more information, please review the program requirements and course descriptions in the SXU Academic Catalog.


A minor in Sports and Fitness Administration is available in 18 credit hours. 

Contact Information

If you have additional questions, please contact:

Office of Admission
Phone: 844-GOTO-SXU (844-468-6798)