Careers in Sports & Fitness

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1 Volume
300 Pages
30 Essays
Subject & Name Index
Sidebars & Tables

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Editor: Michael Shally-Jensen
May 2017 · 1 volume · 300 pages · 8"x10"

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ISBN: 978-1-68217-322-0
# of Pages: 300
# of Volumes: 1
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Careers in Sports & Fitness
This ongoing series serves as a stepping stone in understanding specific careers and provides a wealth of information on the education and training needed within each profession along with a look towards the future of the field with an informative employment outlook.

Jobs in the sports industry are growing at a pace more than double that of the national average. Students with an interest in the sports field have a wide variety of options in professional sports, sport equipment, and the sports management industries. Careers in Sports & Fitness is designed to provide need-to-know information on the wide variety of careers in this multi-billion dollar industry that students can choose from.

Careers in Sports & Fitness provides detailed information on 25 different career paths, including:

• Athletic Trainer
• Branding Expert
• Facility Manager
• Marketing Manager
• Professional Athlete
• Promoter
• Referee
• Sales Manager
• Talent Scout
• Sports Agent

Detailed and accessible chapters provide real-world information about these in-demand professions including: A Day in the Life, Work Environment, Education & Training, Earnings & Advancement, Employment Outlook, Networking Contacts, Areas with the Highest Employment Levels, and Conversations with Real Professionals.