Tourism, Event, and Sport Management

Learn in the center of it all

Indianapolis is a lot of things. Home to major conventions. Headquarters of the NCAA. One of the hottest tourism destinations in the United States. And it’s all right outside our front door.

As a student here, you’ll be right in the middle of all the action. You’ll learn in the city and graduate ready to succeed in anything you choose to do, from directing corporate events to overseeing music festivals or managing a major hotel.

#1Convention city in the United States, USA Today

28.2million visitors come to Indy every year

7,100hotel rooms in the downtown area

Learn from industry pros with a passion for teaching

Our faculty have the advanced degrees and research chops you’d expect, as well as extensive industry experience. They’ve been responsible for running prestigious sporting events, organizing conventions, managing hotels, honing tourism industry brands, and much more.

That means you learn from experts who have been there and done that—and can teach you how to do it, too.

See who’s on our faculty