Sport Management

The Sport Management Department offers courses and majors in the areas of sports and physical activity, as well as a minor in Coaching, in conjunction with the Athletic Training and Exercise Science Department. Sport Management is involved with the management and organization of the whole sporting experience. The Sport Management Department works with students to find local internships dealing with their major. Below are some examples.

In Their Own Words:

Lasell Sport Management Major Jeremy Davis talks about his internship with Major League Lacrosse
 
Eric Walsh"I am doing my internship for Weymouth High School Athletic Department. During my internship I file the students users' fees and other tasks around the office as requested. It’s great to be out in the world applying my skills."
Eric Walsh, Sport Management '11

 

Other Student Internship Opportunities Include:

Providence Bruins (Pro Hockey – AHL)

Students worked with the ticketing operations department, worked with company databases, and worked at games.

New England Riptide (Women’s Pro Fast-Pitch Softball)

Students worked on daily operations, including game days, and were involved in all aspects of the organizational operations.

Massachusetts Special Olympics

Internship involved research, preparation for major sporting events (cycling, winter games, etc.) and public relations.

Northeastern University Athletic Department

Student was involved in Marketing and Promotions, game day operations and events, and sports information.

Mass Premier Soccer

Internship involved working at soccer camps, working with databases, and scheduling for sport facilities.

Ocean City (MD.) Recreation and Parks Department

Internship involved program development and operations, and projects with Marketing and Promotions.

 

Boston Celtics / Bruins / TD BankNorth Garden

Two former Lasell interns have obtained permanent positions

Other institutions that students have interned for:

  • Bay State Games
  • Boston Cannons (Pro Lacrosse)
  • Boston College/WPI
  • Boston Public Schools
  • Boston University
  • Cape Cod League Baseball
  • ESPN Game Day
  • GNAC Athletic conference
  • Health/Fitness Clubs
  • Hong Kong Events Center
  • Massachusetts Gymnastics
  • Mike Boyle Strength & Conditioning
  • Minor League Pro Baseball
  • NCAA Div. I Women’s Final Four
  • New England Patriots / Revolution
  • New England Storm (Women’s Pro Football)
  • Radio Stations (WEEI, WBZ, ESPN)
  • Springfield Falcons (Pro Hockey – AHL)
  • Performance Research (Sports Sponsorship Research)
    • Traveled throughout the U.S. to sports and spectator events, collecting data through interviews with sports fans or event attendees
    • ESPN Outdoor Games, X-Games, Bass master
    • NASCAR events

News Highlight

State Board of Higher Education Approves New Master’s Degree in Criminal Justice  Wednesday, December 17, 2014The Massachusetts Board of Higher Education has approved a new Master’s degree in Criminal Justice at Lasell that will offer students multiple concentrations in Emergency Management, Homeland Security, Violence Prevention and Advocacy as well as a flexible Criminal Justice option. The online program launches in Fall 2015.

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Colored Girls Hustle  Wednesday, October 29, 2014Yamawaki Auditorium