Get your sports career moving with an undergraduate degree from the United States Sports Academy.
Sports is one of the fastest growing industries in the world, and that means careers in sports are growing, too. Some of the top sports careers — like athletic trainers, coaches and athletic directors — are positioned to grow by as much as 26%, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. And that doesn’t account for the countless other possibilities you can pursue with an undergraduate degree in sports.
Whether you want to scout for the best college teams or help top athletes avoid injuries on the field, you can get your start here. You’ll benefit from the United States Sports Academy’s reputation for producing top-notch sports professionals. Learn the basics of running a gym, team or training facility in the Bachelor of Sports Science in Sports Management program. Up your coaching game with an undergraduate degree in sports coaching. Learn the science behind athletic achievement and injury prevention in our undergraduate program in sports strength and conditioning. Or, design your own undergraduate program in sports through our B.S.S. Sports Studies program. At the United States Sports Academy, our programs are all about you — and helping you achieve your career goals.
Bachelor of Sports Science
Learn the basics of sports administration, public relations, sports marketing and organizational management at one of the best colleges for sports management.
Get training in coaching methods, ethics, leadership principles and more in one of the leading undergraduate programs in coaching in the nation.
Learn exercise physiology, personal training, exercise testing, injury prevention and treatment and more in this science-based undergraduate program in sports.
Customize your undergraduate degree to fit your interests and the career in sports you want. Take courses in sports officiating, sports history, Olympic culture and more.
Programs at a Glance
- Fall 2023 on-campus, online, and hybrid options. No matter where you are, USSA has a program to fit your needs.
- The Gold Standard. Learn in undergraduate programs recognized for excellence in teaching, accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs, and recognized by the United States Center for Coaching Excellence.
- Preparation for countless careers in sports. Benefit from a versatile undergraduate degree that prepares you for careers in sports communications, athletic training, sports administration, coaching, physiology, graduate study in sports and much more.
One of the best colleges for sports management, coaching and other undergraduate programs.
Since 1972, the Academy has prepared numerous sports industry professionals in its undergraduate programs and courses. The Academy formed in direct response to the sports industry’s needs: better coaching techniques, injury prevention and athletic training. Since, we’ve developed numerous professional, graduate and undergraduate programs — and the United States Sports Academy’s reputation as “America’s Sports University®” is a source of great pride here. If you want to learn at an established institution among a community of individuals who share your passion for sports, request information today.
Faculty united by sport and recognized as sports leaders.
Enrolling in one of the Academy’s undergraduate programs means learning under sports-focused faculty who prepare you to succeed. Whether you want to work at the recreational or Olympic sports levels, our faculty can help prime you for growth. Among the brightest minds in sports education, our faculty are a major part of the United States Sports Academy’s reputation as a leader in sports administration, exercise science, coaching and more. Learn more about our faculty.
Get prepared for exciting careers in sports!
Join the thousands of Academy graduates who have gone on to succeed as coaches, managers, educators, athletic directors and a myriad of other professionals at all levels of sports. Apply or request information today.