Sports Management


Prepare to succeed in the business of sport with a degree from Oklahoma Christian University. OC offers the only bachelor’s of business administration degree in the state with a full-fledged Sports Management major.

Our specialized Sports Management courses will help you gameplan for your career while the foundational business courses in OC’s College of Business Administration will enhance your knowledge and personal brand.

Through internships and our deep industry relationships, you’ll have countless opportunities to connect with sports pros in Oklahoma City’s major-league market and beyond. Join the ranks of OC grads all over the nation who have acronyms like NBA, MLB, PGA, NCAA, and ESPN on their resumes. Get in the game!

Oklahoma Christian University students get to rub shoulders with inspiring figures from the world of sports, including successful OC alumni.

  • Tommie Smith & John Carlos

    During their visit to speak at OC’s 2016 History Speaks program, the civil rights icons sat down with President deSteiguer to talk about their decision to silently speak out against injustice, as they stood with Olympic gold and bronze medals around their neck in Mexico City.

  • Sherri Coale

    Oklahoma Christian University alumna Sherri Coale, the women's basketball coach at the University of Oklahoma, talks about how OC blessed her in college and beyond.

  • Jonathan Taliaferro

    Jonathan Taliaferro graduated from Oklahoma Christian University in 2003. He developed mobile apps for ESPN before Bleacher Report hired him away and installed him as a manager.

  • Dave Dravecky

    Former Major League Baseball all-star pitcher Dave Dravecky spoke with President John deSteiguer during his visit to Oklahoma Christian University on February 23, 2015.

  • Chris Herren

    In this interview with President John deSteiguer, former NBA player Chris Herren talks about his road to drug abuse and self-destruction ... and his road to recovery and redemption.

  • Grant Long

    A 15-year NBA veteran and former TV analyst for the Oklahoma City Thunder, Grant Long was the featured speaker at OC's 2013 Associates Gala. President John deSteiguer talked with Grant about his NBA experience, his Christian faith, and his commitment to family.

  • Chris Spielman

    Former NFL All-Pro, College Football Hall of Famer, and current ESPN college football analyst Chris Spielman spoke at OC's 2014 Athletic Hall of Fame Dinner. Chris lost his wife Stefanie to cancer in 2009. In this interview with President John deSteiguer, he talks about his love for her and for God, which still drive him today.

  • Brandon Weeden

    NFL quarterback Brandon Weeden spoke at OC's Athletic Hall of Fame Dinner in February 2013. Almost 600 people attended the dinner, capping a day that also saw Weeden speak to 1,000 OC students in Chapel. In this interview, President John deSteiguer talks with Weeden about his connections with OC, his career, faith and family, and his charitable work with kids.