What is Sport Management?
Sport management is an area of professional endeavor in which a variety of sport-related managerial careers exist. Academic preparation of this field ofeducation has brought to existence in Ohio University since 1966. Some examples of sport management are college sports management, recreational sportmanagement, sports marketing, event management, facility management, sports economics, sport finance, and sports information. Today, many colleges anduniversities throughout the world offer bachelors and masters degrees in sport management.

References:
1- Wikipedia
2- ITHACA College sport management lessons (ithaca.edu)