AEG Global Partnership
Creating World-Class Educational Programs in Sports and Entertainment Management
With an extraordinary demand for talent in the sports and entertainment space, AEG and Pepperdine University have partnered to offer postgraduate and undergraduate educational experiences that combine AEG's expertise and international network of venues, sports properties and franchises, and live entertainment assets with Pepperdine University's academic excellence.
As the exclusive education partner of Crypto.com Arena, L.A. LIVE, and the LA Kings,
Pepperdine provides students with unprecedented access to the business acumen behind
the world's leading sports and entertainment company.
About the Exclusive Education Partnership
Presence in Downtown Los Angeles
Through this partnership, Pepperdine University has launched a branded classroom within
the Crypto.com Arena, home to four professional sports franchises and numerous concerts
and special events, providing the top-ranked college a strategic educational hub in
Downtown Los Angeles and cementing the school's place within Los Angeles' vibrant
A High Touch Educational Experience
Students enrolled in Pepperdine's premier sports and entertainment-focused programs
gain real-world insights and first-person experiences from industry experts as AEG
provides speakers from across its world-class divisions, including AEG Global Partnerships,
AEG Live, AEG Sports, AEG Facilities, and more—further distinguishing the program
by offering guidance from some of the top executives in the industry today.
Innovative Thought Leadership
Pepperdine and AEG will jointly launch a "best-in-class" speaker series and host industry-leading conferences for business leaders in entertainment, sports, and music.
AEG personnel also have the unique opportunity to interact with Pepperdine students through a variety of engagements, such as one-time lectures and semester-long courses.