Education & Sports

This career circle is for any student who is interested in pursuing a career in the fields of Education and/or Sports.

Join as many Career Circles as you want by updating your career interests on Handshake. Updating your career interests will allow you to receive the latest Circle updates. Check out more information about the Circles here.

Check out job and internship listings by major/career interests on the School of Education and Human Development website to view currently open listings for UM students and alumni. For thousands more opportunities, log in to Handshake.

Do you have questions about internships, graduate school, or your future career? Or are you unsure what your first step should be? Speak with a coach via Zoom or stop by Toppel for in-person coaching, Monday – Friday from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm. Feel free to email us at toppel@miami.edu if you need assistance outside of our drop-in coaching hours.

High-Paying Jobs in Sports

If you’re thinking of going into a sports-related career, you may be wondering which roles are the highest-paying within the industry. This article will review 50 areas to consider.

By Keashla Marengo
Keashla Marengo
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An A-Z Index of Jobs in Sports

Check out this comprehensive list of sports jobs in the following sectors: school and college sports, professional sports, health and fitness, sports writing and broadcasting, recreation, and special events.

By Keashla Marengo
Keashla Marengo
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Sports Lovers with Business Skills, A Career in Sports Marketing

Are you a fan of sports? Did you ever wanted to combine your business skills and your passion of sports together? This article reviews opportunities and types of jobs that can help you succeed in the sports marketing industry, from …

By Sabrina Khan
Sabrina Khan
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Featured Resources

Athlete 365 Career+

Athlete365 Career+ prepares athletes to transition into the workplace by offering advice, services, and tools.

The route is essentially a glorified sports business coffee chat, in podcast form. The podcast will have a new guest …

CareerOneStop Work Values Matcher

This interactive assessment allows you to categorize various work values with your preferred frequency of use.

Virtual Company Projects

Build valuable career skills and get a taste of industry experience via short virtual projects created by top companies across the globe on the Forage platform. Click on "View All Projects" to view all experiences for this career community. To check out projects across all the career communities and relevant practice interview questions, here.


Featured Industry & Career Guides

Vault Guide to Education Jobs, Third Edition

The Vault Guides to Jobs series provides essential information about key careers and industries, with an emphasis on preparing for …

Vault Guide to Nonprofit Jobs, Third Edition

The Vault Guides to Jobs series provides essential information about key careers and industries, with an emphasis on preparing for …

Vault Guide to Sports Jobs, Third Edition

The Vault Guides to Jobs series provides essential information about key careers and industries, with an emphasis on preparing for …

Cane2Cane Mentors

Ashley Accorto, MBA

Alumni Mentor
  • Miami, FL
  • Director, Online Graduate Programs University of Miami Herbert Business School

Despina Ades

Alumni Mentor
  • Chicago, IL
  • Corps Member Teach for America

Maria Lourdes Aguilar

Alumni Mentor, Mentor
  • Miami, FL
  • Director of Operations IBIS PREP

Speaks, AJ

Community Mentor
  • Miami, FL
  • Sr. Producer Miami Heat

Rachel Amezcua Bahadue

Community Mentor
  • Miami, FL
  • Assistant Director, Employer Connections University of Miami

Jordan Anderson

Community Mentor
  • Miami, FL
  • Peer Board Leader Leading Peers

Morgan Anderson

Alumni Mentor, Mentor
  • Miami, FL
  • Learning Specialist University of Miami

Alexandra Anderson

Alumni Mentor, Mentor
  • Lexington, KY
  • Director of Institutional Effectiveness and Assessment Asbury Theological Seminary

Erik Anderson

Alumni Mentor, Mentor
  • Milford, NH
  • 7/8 Teacher Milford School Distrcit

Erik Anderson

Alumni Mentor
  • Milford, NH
  • 8th Grade Science Teacher SAU#40
  • Miami, FL
  • International Consultant UNDP

Eugene Arva

Alumni Mentor, Mentor
  • Cologne, Germany
  • Freelance Academic Volkshochschule Community College
   

JOBSCAN

The more effectively you can tailor your resume for a specific job, the better your chances are. Easily optimize your resume by completing a scan below. By scanning and comparing your resume versus any job description Jobscan will give you an instant analysis of how well your resume is tailored for a particular job and how it can be even better optimized for an applicant tracking system (ATS). To start, paste in the text of your resume then paste the text of the job posting you’re interested in, and press Scan.