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 department there are many opportunities. Mercer Athletics hosts interns every semester in the areas of:
- Sports Information & Analytics
- Marketing & Graphic Design
The internships require you to complete 130 hours to receive course credit. If you're interested, 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.