Student Athletes

Did you know that some employers actually look for athletes when reviewing resumes? You have developed important skills as a student-athlete that make you an attractive job candidate. 

Athletic Department Internships

If you're interested in interning with Mercer's athletic deparmtment there are many opportunities. Mercer Athletics hosts interns every semester in the areas of:

  • Administration 
  • Operations
  • Sports Information & Analytics
  • Marketing & Graphic Design

The internships require you to complete 130 hours to recieve course credit. If you're intersted, contact Sybil Blalock with the specific area in which you would prefer to work.

Jobs in Sports

Search the following sites for job postings specific to sports and athletics.

Sports Marketing and Analytics Club

The purpose of the Sports Marketing and Analytics Club is to connect members with industry professionals and learn more about careers with professional sports organizations. Members of the club (open to all majors at Mercer) can expect to attend one professional sporting event each semester. Regular club meetings occur on the third Wednesday of each month in the Stetson Building. The club also helps coordinate the Sports Business Combine, whereby professional teams and other sports organizations come to campus for networking and panel presentations.

Reach out to Faculty Chair Dr. Lane Wakefield or Club President Hannah Mae Deems if you're interested in joining.

Twitter: @mercer_sbc

Instagram: @mercersma

Facebook: Mercer Sports Marketing Analytics Club

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