Sports Management


The goals of the Sports Management major are to:

  1. To provide students with the ability to manage sports programs and facilities and understand how to promote and market sports programs;
  2. To provide students with both the academic foundation necessary to successfully continue on to a graduate degree in Sport Management; or 
  3. To take an entry-level position in the sport industry.

The total program will consist of 125 credit hours distributed over eight (8) academic semesters.  

A major in Sports Management requires:

  • 50 hours from General Studies courses
  • 39 credit hours of Sports Management courses
  • 16 hours from Business Administration
  • 12 credit hours of internship

(The internship provides a practical, interdisciplinary experience in a real world setting.  

A minimum of 125 semester hours are needed to graduate with a Sports Management Major.