BBA Sport Management Concentration
The goal of the B.B.A. with a sport management concentration is to develop the knowledge and skills required for the effective management of organizations such as sport facilities, professional and amateur teams, and community programs. Specific degree objectives are to enable students to develop an understanding of:
- management skills such as organizational strategy, marketing, and finance applied to sport organizations;
- principles of law that regulate both the amateur and professional sport industries; and
- strategies, techniques and critical issues associated with event and facilities management.
|Foundation requirements 1|
& ACC 212
|Introduction to Financial Accounting|
and Introduction to Managerial Accounting
|ECO 213||Statistics for Business and Economics||3|
|MAT 113||Business Calculus||4|
|or MAT 114||Finite Mathematics and Its Applications|
|Select one of the following:||4-6|
|Introduction to Microeconomics|
and Introduction to Macroeconomics
|Economics for Administration 2|
|Course work equivalent to the above may be accepted upon approval by the student's advisor and the College of Business and Management.|
|College Core 3|
|The college core is required of all undergraduate College of Business and Management students.|
|BUS 302||Principles of Financial Management||3|
|BUS 312||Principles of Marketing||3|
|BUS 322||Principles of Operations Management||3|
|BUS 331||Business, Ethics, and Society||3|
|MIS 352||Principles of Management Information Systems||3|
|MGT 310||Managing Organizational Behavior||3|
|MGT 488||Strategic Management: The Capstone 4||3|
|Sport Management Concentration Requirements 5|
|SPM 431||Foundation of Sports Mangement 8||3|
|SPM 432||Sport Law 6||3|
|SPM 433||Facilities and Event Management 6||3|
|One upper division (300-400) Sport Management Elective||3|
|Upper Division College of Business & Management course work 7||3|
Students must earn a minimum grade of C-in ALL foundation courses and a cumulative GPA of at least 2.0 across all foundation courses.
Junior or senior standing required to enroll in ECO 315.
Students must earn a minimum of C- in ALL college core courses (EXCEPT MGT 488) and a cumulative GPA of at least 2.0 across all college core courses. A minimum grade of C (2.0) is required in MGT 488 (a grade of C- or lower will not be accepted).
Prerequisite: All college core courses, and within 12 hours of graduation or during the student's last semester.
College Core and ECCE courses may not be used to fulfill these requirements.
Prerequisite SPM 431 Foundation of Sport Management
e.g., ACC, BUS, ECO, MGT, MKT, MIS, and SPM
Prerequisites: MGT 310 and BUS 312
CBM strictly enforces prerequisites. Refer to the catalog for specific CBM and Program requirements.
CBM majors are allowed to take only ONE ECCE course from either US Communities OR Global Awareness category before transferring to their major. The remaining ECCE requirements will be fulfilled with six hours of internship.