Sports & Recreation Administration


Program Information

Lambton College’s Sports & Recreation Management program is the business program for the sports enthusiast.

The program offers graduates robust multi-disciplinary business acumen through a sports and recreation lens making graduates industry-ready to hit the ground running. Feed your passion by taking advantage of small class sizes, value-add experiences and real-world experiential learning opportunities on and off-campus. With established partners, including internships available with the OHL’s Sarnia Sting, located right on campus, students will be industry-ready post-graduation.

Interested students first apply to the two-year Sports & Recreation Administration Diploma program. Upon completion of this program, students then apply to the third year of the Sports & Recreation Management Advanced Diploma program.

Device Requirements

This program requires a mobile device (laptop or tablet).

See full device requirements.

Admission Requirements

O.S.S.D. or equivalent with:
Grade 12 English C or U

Mature applicants must be at least 19 years of age by the start of classes, be out of secondary school for at least one year and usually do not have a high school diploma. Mature applicant assessment for this program is available in the Counselling Department in the subject of English. The assessment(s) will demonstrate proficiency in required admission subjects. For more information please contact the Counselling Department at ext. 3412. Academic admission requirements can be obtained through Academic Upgrading and Pre-Programs at Lambton College.

Employment Opportunities

For over 20 years, our graduates have pursued successful careers in the public, private, and commercial sectors of the sport and recreation industry as facility and program managers, sports marketing and sales representatives, athletic directors, league administrators, special event managers, fitness and recreation program leaders, equipment and sporting goods representatives, health promoters, educators, and entrepreneurs.

Educational Pathways

See where you could go within Ontario to complete a degree once you've completed this Lambton College program.

Students who are transferring to the Sports and Recreation Administration program either internally or from another institution are encouraged to contact the Office of the Registrar for transfer credit information.

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Program Information

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