H. Wayne Huizenga was the first person to own three major professional sports teams at the same time.
He owned the Miami Dolphins, Florida Marlins (now the Miami Marlins), and the Florida
Panthers. He brought Major League Baseball and the National
Hockey League to South Florida. He also believed in the business education at NSU and with his support
the Huizenga College of Business has grown over the last two
decades into one of the largest Business programs in the state of Florida.
H. Wayne Huizenga was
the first person to own three major professional sports teams at the same time.
Huizenga owned the Miami Dolphins (NFL), Florida Marlins (now the Miami
Marlins) (MLB), and the Florida Panthers (NHL) in the 1990s. Huizenga was
responsible for bringing Major League Baseball and the National Hockey League
to South Florida. He also believed in the business education at Nova Southeastern
University (NSU) and with his support the H. Wayne Huizenga College of Business
and Entrepreneurship has grown over the last two decades into one of the
largest Business programs in the state of Florida. Nova Southeastern University
is located in the heart of South Florida and near all four major professional
sports teams as well as countless other sport opportunities located throughout
the tri-county area.
The H. Wayne Huizenga
College of Business and Entrepreneurship houses both the B.S. in Business
Administration-Sport and Recreation Management Major as well as the Sport
Revenue Generation MBA Concentration.
B.S.B.A. in Sport & Recreation Management - Campus
B.S.B.A. in Sport and Recreation Management gives our students a strong
foundation in sport management, marketing, sponsorship, communications, and
facility & event operations along with a solid business core to ensure
students leave prepared for any and all opportunities, be it with a
professional sports team, a college athletic department, a sport marketing or
management firm, or with a community based recreational department. Connections
through the Huizenga College of Business and Entrepreneurship’s network can
result in an internship with a leading sport or recreation organization.
M.B.A. with a concentration in Sport Revenue Generation
Pair your interest in sports with a desire to become a business leader. To
dominate in this competitive industry, you need to know how to maximize revenue streams.
The M.B.A. with a concentration in Sport Revenue Generation is the only sport
management-based program in the country that focuses on revenue generation. The most
sought-after individuals in sport organizations are those who help generate revenue for the organization.
Therefore, the courses in this concentration are designed to teach students how to secure and activate
sponsorship deals, how to maximize ticket, concessions, and merchandise sales, how to organize sport
events and fundraisers, and creatively leverage emerging technologies to generate new revenue streams.
degreesinsports.com who are admitted for and enroll in the Fall 2019 semester
can save up to $7,000 off the Sport Revenue Generation program.