The Sport Management major prepares the student for work in intercollegiate and professional sports, facility management, recreation programs, the physical fitness industry, community-based sports, sports marketing, consulting and entrepreneurship.

 


PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS



Courses with a prefix of PE and those designated with an asterisk (*) must earn a grade of “C” or better. The School of Education does not grant + or –grades.

Electives - Program electives must be chosen from 200, 300 or 400 level courses.

 


PROGRAM OF STUDY (POS)


Freshmen - Semester One (Fall)

Code Course Credit
ENGL 103 Introduction to Writing 3
MATH 112 Modern Applications of Mathematics 3
COMM 101 Introduction to Mass Communication 3
PE 256 Introduction to PE, Sports & Exercise Science 3
PSYC 201 Introduction to Psychology 3
PE xxx Physical Education Activity 1
 

Subtotal:

16

Freshmen - Semester Two (Spring)

Code  Course Credit
ACCT 201 Principles of Accounting I 3
HIST 150 Modern World History 3
ECON 201 Macroeconomics 3
PHIL 101 Introduction to Philosophy 3
MGT 308WI, SI Business Communications 3
PE xxx Physical Education Activity           1
     

                         Subtotal:

16


Sophomore - Semester Three (Fall)

Code Course Credit  
ENGL 203 World Literature 3
ACCT 202 Principles of Accounting II 3
ECON 202 Microeconomics 3
CS 150 Personal Productivity Using Technology 3
XX xxx Fine Arts Core 3
PE xxx Physical Education Activity 1
   

 Subtotal:

16


Sophomore - Semester Four (Spring)

Code Course Credit 
PE 425  Sport  Marketing 3
PE 333 Theory and Practice of Coaching 3
PE 325 Individual, Dual and Team Sports 3
MATH 205 Elementary Statistics 3
XX xxx Physical or Earth Science with Lab                   4
 

Subtotal:

16


 Junior - Semester Five (Fall)

Code Course Credit 

PE 452

Organization and Administration of Physical
Education, Sports & Exercise Science 
(Prerequisite: PE 256 or permission by instructor)

3
MGT 301* Principles of Management 3
MKG 301* Principles of Marketing 3
PE 320 Sport Facility and Event Management
(Prerequisite: PE 256 or permission by instructor)
3
MGT 310* Organizational Behavior and Leadership 3
PE xxx Physical Education Activity 1

Subtotal:

16

 

Junior - Semester Six (Spring)

Code  Course  Credit

PE 499

Adapted Physical Education, Sports & Exercise
Science  (Prerequisite: PE 256 & PE 330 or
permission by instructor)
3
PE 425 Sport Marketing  (Prerequisite: PE 256 or
permission by instructor)
3
PE 350 Sport Sociology  (Prerequisite: PE 256 or
permission by instructor)
3
MKG 333* Sales and Customer Relationship Management 3
MKG 336* Consumer Behavior 3
    

Subtotal:

15

 

Senior - Semester Seven (Fall)

Code  Course Credit
PE 450WI Sport Law  (Prerequisite: PE 256 &
PE 452 or permission by instructor) 
3
PSYC 3xx 300 Level Psychology 3
IS xxx International Studies 3
HUM xxx Humanities 3
XX xxx Required Elective 3
      

Subtotal:

15


 Senior - Semester Eight (Spring)

Code Course Credit
PE 490 
    
Internship (Either one 12-credit course or
two 6-credit courses) 
 
      

Subtotal:

12
 

Total:

122


 * Courses must earn a grade of “C” or better.​