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Sports Management

Requirements for the Major

Sports Management and Supporting Courses

ACC 201 Principles of Accounting I
BA 140 The American Workplace
BA 230 Business Law
BA 305 Marketing
BA 310 Organizations and Management
BA 594 Internship
BA 601 Strategic Management (Capstone)
ECO 150 Economic Reasoning
COM 225 Communication Ethics
COM 301 Applied Social Media
COM 320 Perspectives on Sports Media and Communication
MTH 135 Concepts of Statistics
SMGT 201 (2 SH) Practical Experience
SMGT 202 (2 SH) Practical Experience
SMGT 301 Sports Administration

At least two of the following nine:

BA 325 Management Information Systems
BA 335 Sports/Event Planning and Management
BA 360 Human Resources Management
BC 309 Sports Broadcasting
COM 303 Sales Communications
PR 101 Principles, Practices and Theory of Public Relations
PR 311 Event Planning
PR 402 Public Relations and the Media
SOC 307 Sociology of Sport


What can you do with a Sports Management degree?

Imagine yourself a sports marketing specialist, sports information director, facilities manager, athletic or athletic conference director, personnel manager, sports related business operator, sales representative, and non-profit manager.