A Career in Basketball Is Closer Than You Think

Take a Course Today and Get in the Game!

 
 

Looking to start a career in the basketball industry, but not sure what path is right for you? Get the education, training, and resources you need from leading professionals in the industry Our SMWW advisors will inspire and educate you about the endless basketball career possibilities!

The sports industry is thriving globally, continuing to break records for attendance, merchandise sales, broadcast revenues and more. All this is good news for you because your favorite team is probably hiring people right now who have the skill sets they need.

SMWW will help you develop in-demand skills!

If you don’t know exactly what you want to do in sports, or how to get there, we can help. Below is a list of popular sports careers, linked to the SMWW courses that will help you on your path to a sports career you love.

 
 








 

COURSE & CERTIFICATE OFFERINGS:

  • The Athlete Management Course provides aspiring sports agents the skills, strategies, and requirements to represent professional athletes. This is a premiere, one-of-a-kind, 8-week online interactive...
    August 17 Course Start Date
    The Athlete Management Course provides aspiring sports agents the skills, strategies, and requirements to represent professional athletes. This is a premiere, one-of-a-kind, 8-week online interactive...
  • The Basketball General Manager and Scouting Course is an online course that offers cutting edge theories on how to develop a career in professional and collegiate basketball.
    August 10 Course Start Date
    The Basketball General Manager and Scouting Course is an online course that offers cutting edge theories on how to develop a career in professional and collegiate basketball.
  • The Basketball Analytics Course is an 8-week online course with mentoring from Dean Oliver and Ben Alamar, the leading figure in the NBA for revolutionizing and modernizing player assessment.
    October 19 Course Start Date
    The Basketball Analytics Course is an 8-week online course with mentoring from Dean Oliver and Ben Alamar, the leading figure in the NBA for revolutionizing and modernizing player assessment.
  • Coaching At “The Next Level” Course is an online course that offers cutting edge theories on how to develop a career in coaching or take your current coaching situation to a higher professional level.
    August 3 Course Start Date
    Coaching At “The Next Level” Course is an online course that offers cutting edge theories on how to develop a career in coaching or take your current coaching situation to a higher professional level.
  • Data Science and Analytics are some of the most in-demand job skills that teams across all sports are looking for. This course covers on the "top three" requested skills of SQL, R, and...
    August 17 Course Start Date
    Data Science and Analytics are some of the most in-demand job skills that teams across all sports are looking for. This course covers on the "top three" requested skills of SQL, R, and...
  • This 8-week online sports digital video editing training course catapults your career in professional sports through the video department of professional and university teams using Synergy Technology
    October 12 Course Start Date
    This 8-week online sports digital video editing training course catapults your career in professional sports through the video department of professional and university teams using Synergy Technology
  • 8 week online Salary Cap Analysis Course for the NFL, NHL, NBA, MLS, MLB and international sports. Collective Bargaining Agreements evaluated. Learn to how to evaluate player contracts and player...
    October 12 Course Start Date
    8 week online Salary Cap Analysis Course for the NFL, NHL, NBA, MLS, MLB and international sports. Collective Bargaining Agreements evaluated. Learn to how to evaluate player contracts and player...
  • The Sports Broadcasting course is an eight week online course that offers the skills to build sports broadcasting career. Students will learn the art of the play by play, how to host weekly coaching...
    October 26 Course Start Date
    The Sports Broadcasting course is an eight week online course that offers the skills to build sports broadcasting career. Students will learn the art of the play by play, how to host weekly coaching...
  • For those students interested in learning sports communications, sports public relations and new media, sports journalism and managing sports fan base communications for sports entities.
    October 5 Course Start Date
    For those students interested in learning sports communications, sports public relations and new media, sports journalism and managing sports fan base communications for sports entities.
  • Over 60% of sports jobs are in sales and marketing, we teach you how to generate revenue for sports teams and help you get a job. This course will make teams want you!
    July 27 Course Start Date
    Over 60% of sports jobs are in sales and marketing, we teach you how to generate revenue for sports teams and help you get a job. This course will make teams want you!

UPCOMING CONFERENCES

  • Network with basketball executives, receive career guidance from basketball insiders, and connect with other basketball career minded individuals.
    Virtual Conference
    October 16 2020 Conference Start Date
    Virtual Conference

DEGREES

Basketball Jobs Can Be Found Almost Everywhere:

  • NBA Player Personnel

  • Sports Radio

  • NBA General Manager

  • Sports Talk Show Host

  • NBA Agent

  • Sports Commentator

  • NBA Scout

  • "Play by Play" Announcer

  • NBA Management

  • Press Box

  • NBA Front Office

  • Sportscaster

  • NBA Game Operations

  • Sports Producer

  • NBA Sports Marketing

  • Sports Reporter

  • NBA Media & Community Relations

  • Sports Anchor

  • NBA Account Manager

  • Sports Broadcasting Internships

  • NBA Basketball Internships

  • Color Commentator

  • NBA Video Department

  • Sports Media

  • NBA Video Coordinator or Asst. VC

  • Public Relations

  • NCAA Player Personnel

  • Sports & Entertainment Communication

  • NCAA General Manager

  • Sports Marketing

  • NCAA Agent

  • Marketing Professional Athletes

  • NCAA Scout

  • New Media Communications

  • NCAA Management

  • Social Networking for a professional team

  • NCAA Front Office

  • Team Sports Blogger

  • NCAA Game Operations

  • Sports Information Director (SID) for a university

  • NCAA Sports Marketing

  • Journalism jobs in radio, TV, internet & print

  • NCAA Media & Community Relations

  • Fan Communications

  • NCAA Account Manager

  • Marketing Communications

  • NCAA Baseball Internships

  • Brand Building

  • NCAA Video Department

  • Dugout Reporter

  • NCAA Video Coordinator or Asst. VC

  • Premium Club & Luxury Suite Sales

  • Basketball Coaching

  • Loyalty Programs

  • Basketball Scouting

  • Account Executive & Inside Sales

  • Basketball Player Development

  • Brand Activation

  • Player Personnel

  • Customer Relationship Management

  • Director of Basketball Scouting

  • Sponsorship Sales

  • Assistant General Manager

  • Community Relations

  • General Manager

  • Event Planning

  • Sports Announcing

  • Digital Video Editing

  • Basketball  Analyst