Career Development

The USTA’s professional tennis management (PTM) program is a great addition to a four-year bachelor’s degree. Students with focus areas in hospitality, sports management and exercise science can add value to their degree and open up career options in tennis in facility management, technology, marketing, and business. Sign up to receive more information on the colleges that offer PTM.

Professional Tennis Management

There are currently 10 professional tennis management programs in colleges nationwide. Learn more about the schools that offer these programs. Scholarships are also available to interested high school students.


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PTM Scholarships

Through the USTA Foundation, the below list of scholarships may be available for current or prospective PTM students. Application deadlines may vary.

Career Tracks

Career Spotlight

Coaching Certification

The tennis industry is primed for growth, and becoming a certified teaching professional is one way to help build your career. The two organizations that certify individuals, the United States Professional Tennis Association (USPTA) and the Professional Tennis Registry (PTR) are now fully accredited by the USTA.