Sport Management

Degree:Bachelor of Science B.S.
Major:Sport Management
Minor:Sport Management
Department:Administration and Law
Building 70, Room 101
College:Education and Professional Studies
CIP Code:31.0504

Program Details

The Sport Management program prepares students for entry-level careers as potential leaders and administrators in the sports industry and for further study in graduate school. Possible positions may be found in collegiate athletics, municipal parks and recreation departments, community sports programs, professional sports leagues, amateur sports organizations, and commercial sports industries such as fitness and activity centers, sports camps, and other private sports organizations. An internship in the field is a capstone experience for students in this specialization.

Students in Sport Management must complete 21 sh of major core courses, 12 sh of major electives, 18 sh major related courses, and 9 hours of practicum field experience.  The practicum hours include a 6 sh Senior Capstone Experience.

No more than 24% of the program requirements for the degree may be taken in traditional business subjects.