Whether you are using your Handshake account or attending a career fair, the College of Business is working to put you in the room with representatives from companies that want to hire JMU graduates. Your opportunity can also come from employers that visit the college to recruit or professionals that engage with you in the classroom. 


of the sample population of Sport & Rec Masters graduates are employed within 6 months of graduation, for the class of 2019.

Recent employers of SRL masters graduates:
  • Augusta County Parks and Recreation
  • Carolina Panthers - The Washington Football Team
  • City of Suffolk Parks & Recreation
  • Girls on the Run DC
  • James Madison University Athletics
  • North Carolina State
  • San Antonio Sports
  • Sofive Soccer Centers
  • Special Olympics Arizona, Oregon, Virginia
  • Tepper Sports and Entertainment
  • University of Florida
  • University of Virginia
  • Virginia Tech Football and Women’s Basketball
  • YMCA of Greater Richmond
Job titles held by some of our graduates:
  • Assistant Athletic Director for Compliance
  • Assistant Athletic Director for Facilities and Events
  • Assistant Athletic Trainer
  • Corporate Partnerships, Sales, and Services
  • Development Coordinator
  • Director
  • Director of Creative Media
  • Director of Operations
  • Director of the Annual Fund
  • Director of Youth and Community Programs
  • Head Coach - all NCAA Divisions
  • Manager of Unified Sports
  • Programs Coordinator for Recreation and Special Events
  • Recreation Specialist
  • Sports Coordinator
  • Student Services and Operations Manager

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