A Whirlwind of Opportunity

The world of sports is a whirlwind of opportunity that generates upwards of $250 billion a year – from ticket sales to marketing and media. If you have a passion for sports and want to be a part of that professional world, then American University's Washington Semester Program in Sports Management & Media is a great opportunity for you.

Recent Seminar Speakers

  • Dusty Baker, Manager, Washington Nationals
  • Amanda Comak, Sr. Director of Baseball Communications, Washington Nationals
  • Carl Francis, National Football Players Leagues
  • Ed Foster-Simeon, President & CEO, The US Soccer Foundation

Recent Internship Sites

  • American University Athletics
  • Men's Health Network
  • National Coalition for Promoting Physical Activity
  • Special Olympics-International Headquarters
  • Sports Link
  • US Soccer Foundation
  • Washington Kastles
  • Washington Sports & Entertainment- Verizon Center
  • Whitecox and Lyons Sports Management
  • WJLA-TV Sports