Office of Career Services

Sports Resources

American College of Sports Medicine - Professional association offers informative links for undergraduate students

American Council on Exercise - Offers certification for personal trainers, health and fitness specialists, and group fitness instructors.

American Kinesiology Association - Professional association listing potential careers in Kinesiology, with links to more information that correspond with each career

Association for Women in Sports Media - Professional association offering an internship and scholarship program for female sports writers and job postings for members

Athletes and Sports Competitors - The Bureau of Labor Statistics career profile

Athletes in Action - Interdenominational Christian sports ministry has full-time jobs plus summer and internship opportunities

Camp Jobs - The online source for summer employment opportunities of settings

Coaches and Scouts - The Bureau of Labor Statistics career profile

Cool Works - Seasonal job listings in national parks, ski resorts, camps, cruises, and more - Job postings on ESPN; must create an account and upload a resume to apply for jobs

Exercise Jobs - Job and internship opportunities - In-depth career information resource dedicated to students studying the movement sciences - Google’s #1-ranked fitness job web site.  Search for jobs for free in 80+ categories, post your resume and set up job alerts.

Fitness Trainers and Instructors - The Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook career profile

Grad Graduate Programs in Kinesiology

Gym Jobs - For personal trainers, group fitness instructors and other fitness professionals to search jobs, post resumes and get advice on job searching, interviewing and how to market yourself.

Health Promotion Jobs - Post your resume or find a health promotion job. - Employment resources for health promotion professionals

Kinesiology Majors - Information about what you can do with a major in kinesiology.

National Intramural-Recreational Sports Association - Professional association offering resources including interview and resume tips for students interested in careers related to intramural-recreational sports

NCAA Employment Page

North American Society for Sport Management - Professional association offering career resources for students interested in a career in sports

Online Sports Career Center - Sports-related career opportunities and resume bank.

Physical Therapists - The Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook career profile

Recreation Workers - The Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook career profile

Seven Sports Jobs and What They Pay - Article about seven jobs in sports from

SHAPE America (Society of Health and Physical Educators - Professional association

Sports in Society - Northeastern University’s program designed to provide women and people of color with improved access to the sporting industry.

Southern Teachers Agency - A free service targeted at student-athletes that assists prospective candidates (everyone from recent college graduates to veteran teachers) in finding teaching, coaching, and administration positions with independent schools in the south. Teaching certification usually not required.

Teamwork Online - Online job board/applicant tracking system software that resides on a sports organization’s website to assist in recruiting and identifying the most appropriate candidate(s) for an open sports position; also offers career advice.

THSADA (Texas High School Athletic Directors Association) Job Posting Service - This service was developed in partnership with Assistant Coach Systems to help athletic directors across the state fill job vacancies.  Create a searchable online profile and search for open positions across the state using a variety of criteria. Select the “Search Jobs” link.

Umpires, Referees and Other Sports Officials - The Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook career profile

US Olympic Committee Careers

Warsaw Center -  University of Oregon’s Warsaw Sports Marketing Center was the country’s first sports business program housed at a college of business

Women’s Sports Career Services - Includes information about career counseling packages, recruiting assistance, and career seminars.

Work in Sports - Features spotlights of executives within the sports field and job postings.