Sport Administration Minor

Michael White, Department of Sport Studies

The sport administration minor provides students the basic competencies desired in the administration of athletics, recreation and sport. In addition to obtaining theoretical knowledge in the classroom, students have the opportunity to apply their knowledge in a practical experience of organizing and managing a sport event. Students are not required to major in either the sport studies or sport management departments. Students choosing this minor should be motivated in the proper and ethical administration of sports programs.

The minor in sport administration is not available to sport management majors.


Minor Requirements

The minor requires a minimum of 16 credit hours (four courses).

SPST 130Introduction to Sport Management4
SPST 320Organization and Administration of Sport, Exercise and Health Programs4
Select one of the following courses:4
Facility Design & Management
Sports Finance
Sport Communication
Select one of the following courses:4
Sport Communication
Sport Marketing
Legal Aspects of Sport and Exercise
Total Credits16

Total credit hours required for sport administration minor is 16 credits