Sport Management

Why Sport Management?

Develops business skills necessary to work in the administrative, management, or marketing departments of athletic organizations. Very exciting and challenging positions available in sports industries • Parks & Recreation

Job Opportunities:

• Athletic Director
• Team Management
• Sport Marketing
• Athletic Administrator
• Ticket Sales
• Fitness Manager
• Services for Student Athletes
• Intramural Director
• Sales of Sporting Goods
• Event Management
• Arena Management

 Degree Plan:

Southwestern College Fall 2012
B.A. in Sport Management

General Education Checklist available under "Helpful Resources" tab on left.

Cognate Requirements                                      Semester/Year Completed Grade
ACCT 281 Financial Accounting (3 credit hours)   _______________________________
ACCT 283 Managerial Accounting (3 credit hours)  _______________________________
BUS 210 Business Communications (3 credit hours)  _______________________________
BUS 322 Management (3 credit hours)    _______________________________
BUS 328 Organizational Behavior (3 credit hours)  _______________________________
BUS 437 Business and Professional Ethics (3 credit hours) _______________________________
COMM 294 Public Relations (3 credit hours)   _______________________________
ECON 101 Principles of Microeconomics (3 credit hours)  _______________________________
ECON 102 Principles of Macroeconomics (3 credit hours) _______________________________

Major Requirements
PESS 220 Introduction to Sport Management (3 credit hours) _______________________________
PESS 335 Sport Psychology (3 credit hours)   _______________________________
PESS/BUS 344 Sport Marketing (3 credit hours)   _______________________________
PESS 421 Sport Management Capstone (3 credit hours)  _______________________________

Attach General Education Requirements Advising Checklist to this form.  A student must complete 124 credit hours of coursework for graduation.  60 hours must be from an accredited four-year institution and 30 hours must be completed at Southwestern College.