Sports Management

Bachelor of Science


General Education Requirements (27 credits)

BCS 206 Available Online Computer Applications for Business

ECO 105 Available Online Fundamentals of Economics

ENG 121 Available Online English Composition I

ENG 122 Available Online English Composition II

ENG 131 Available Online Public Speaking

HUM 360 Available Online Human World Views: 3500 BCE–1650 AD

HUM 361 Available Online Human World Views: 1650 AD–Present

MAT 121 Available Online College Math I

PHI 100 Available Online  Introduction to Critical Thinking

Humanities Electives (6 credits)

Choose one course from the following:
ART, COM 245 Available Online, VMG 311 Available Online, COM 312, VMG 313 Available Online, DRA, DSN 110, ENG 360 Available Online, ENG 365 Available Online, Foreign Language, HIS 230 Available Online, HUM, LIT, MUS, PHI

Natural Science Elective (3 credits)

Social Science Electives (6 credits)

Select two courses from the following:
PSY 101 Available Online Introduction to Psychology
SOC 101 Available Online Introduction to Sociology
History/Political Science Elective

Business Core (33 credits)

BAC 101 Available Online Accounting I

BAC 102 Available Online Accounting II

BBM 201 Available Online Principles of Management

BBM 301 Available Online Organizational Behavior

BBM 320 Available Online Business Communications

BBM 402 Available Online Strategic Management

BMK 407 Sports Marketing and Promotions*

FIN 305 Available Online Financial Management

MAT 122 Available Online College Math II

MAT 308 Available Online Inferential Statistics

Choose one of the following:
BBM 411 Available Online Operations and Systems Management
HRM 311 Available Online Human Resource Management

*NOTE: BMK 407, Sports Marketing and Promotions, is required in place of BMK 305 Available Online, Marketing, for Sports Management students only.

Sports Management Program Core (30 credits)

The College of Business programs require a minimum grade of "C" for program core courses. Students receiving a grade lower than "C" in any required program core course must retake that course.

MIS 320 Available Online Management Information Systems

SPM 301 Available Online Legal and Ethical Issues in Sports

SPM 302 Available Online Sociology of Sports

SPM 305 Available Online Sports Management I

SPM 306 Available Online Sport Media Relations

SPM 405 Available Online Sports Management II

SPM 406 Available Online Sport Facilities Management and Planning

SPM 408 Available Online Financing Sport Operations

SPM 490 Sports Management Internship I

SPM 491 Sports Management Internship II

Sports Management Business Electives (9 credits)

Recommended electives in this category are as follows:

PSY 353 Available Online Sports Psychology

SPM 200 Available Online Science of Coaching

SPM 210 Available Online Sports in America

SPM 304 Available Online Current Issues in Sports Management

Free Electives (9 credits)

Note: Spanish fluency can be of great value In a number of sports management positions. Students should consider the following courses as their elective choices:

SPA 301 Practical Spanish 1

SPA 302 Practical Spanish 2

SPA 306 Spanish for Business & Finance

Please refer to the academic catalog for the year you began your degree program.