Sport Management Option
Associate in Science - Business Administration Department
|Course Title||Course Number||Semester Taken||Credits||Prerequisites|
|General Education Courses|
|College Writing I||ENG111||3||ENG095 and ESL098 or RDG095 or placement|
|College Writing II||ENG112||3||ENG111|
|Individual and Society||PSY101 satisfies Area 2||3||ESL098 or RDG095 or placement|
|World View||ECO201 satisfies Area 3||3||MAT097 and ESL098 or RDG095 or placement|
|Quantitative Thought||MAT181 satisfies Area 4||3||MAT097 or MAT098 or placement|
|Science and Technology||BIO108 satisfies Area 5||3||ENG095 and MAT093 and ESL098 or RDG095 or placement|
|Humanities||From Area 6||3|
|Introduction to Business||BUS101 satisfies learning communities requirement||3||ESL098 or RDG095 and ESL099 or ENG090 or placement|
|Principles of Accounting I||ACC101||3||ESL098 or RDG095 or placement|
|Principles of Sport Management||SPM101||3||pre/co-req BUS101|
|Sport Management and Event Management||SPM211||3||SPM101|
|Sport Law and Ethics||SPM213||3||SPM101|
|Business Law I||BUS201||3||ENG095 and ESL098 or RDG095 or placement|
|Principles of Accounting II||ACC102||3||ACC101|
|Introduction to Entrepreneurship||MAN107||3||ESL098 or RDG095 and ESL099 or ENG090 or placement|
|Sport Marketing and Promotion||SPM215||3||SPM101|
|Applications/Concepts||CIT110||3||ESL098 or RDG095 or placement|
|Psychology of Sport||SPM201||3||PSY101|
|Seminar in Sport Management or Sport Management Internship||SPM217 or SPM299||3||Prerequisite for SPM217: SPM101. Prerequisite for SPM299: Chair approval.|
This option introduces students to the principles and concepts of sport management operations. The program provides students with a comprehensive foundation in business management along with specialized courses in the areas that are critical for success in the sport management industry. Students will gain a comprehensive business foundation combined with specific competencies in management, marketing, communications and operations as they relate to the sport and leisure industry. Students will have the foundation to continue their education at a four-year institution or seek entry-level positions in the field.
This option prepares students to seek employment in many entry-level positions in the areas of health and fitness, sport and leisure, park and recreation and the professional sport industry including opportunities in the management of professional, college, secondary school and community sports.
Upon Completion of this Program, Graduates will be able to:
- Integrate principles of management to organize people and resources to succeed in the sport management industry.
- Apply the concepts needed to plan, lead, organize, control and staff the operations of a sport management enterprise.
- Understand the basic principles of sport management as they relate to legal issues, managing and marketing a sports organization, communications and administration.