Sport Management

Associate of Science (AS) - 60 credits

About this program
The Sport Management program is designed to provide theoretical and practical preparation for sport management leaders in the business of sports. The program allows students to develop skills and knowledge in management, communication, public relations, facilities and finance as they relate to sports.
Program outcomes
  1. Demonstrate knowledge of sport business concepts.
  2. Demonstrate ability to effectively communicate in writing and orally.
  3. Demonstrate knowledge of ethical issues in sports.
  4. Demonstrate knowledge of economic issues as they relate to sports and business settings.
  5. Demonstrate knowledge of social issues in sports.
  6. Demonstrate knowledge of coaching techniques and standards.
  7. Demonstrate ability to participate in one or more sports.
  8. Demonstrate knowledge of marketing, public relations, consumer behavior and facilities as related to sports.
  9. Demonstrate an ability to use statistics in a sport management or business setting.
  10. Demonstrate leadership skills within society as they relate to sports and sport management.
Accreditation
Minnesota State Community and Technical College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, a regional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. More information can be found at www.minnesota.edu/accreditation.
Tracks

Curriculum overview

Credits Requirement type
46 Required courses
9 Restricted electives in courses
3 Restricted electives in MnTC Goal Areas
2 Restricted electives in special requirements
60 Total

Standard

Required Courses:

Course Credits
ACCT2211 - Financial Accounting I 3
ACCT2212 - Financial Accounting II 3
BIOL1107 - Environmental Science Issues 3
BIOL1108 - Environmental Science Issues Lab 1
BUS2204 - Principles of Management 3
COMM1120 - Introduction to Public Speaking 3
ECON2210 - Macroeconomics 3
ECON2222 - Microeconomics 3
ENGL1101 - College Writing 3
ENGL1215 - Professional and Technical Writing 3
MATH1114 - College Algebra 4
MATH1213 - Introduction to Statistics 4
PE2100 - Introduction to Sport Management 3
PE2254 - Sports in Society 3
PE2999 - Athletic Leadership 1
PHIL1201 - Ethics 3

3 credits from one or more of these courses:

Course Credits
HIST2212 - American History 19th Century 3
HIST2213 - American History: 20th Century 3

3 credits from one or more of these courses:

Course Credits
ART1121 - World of Art I 3
HUM1105 - Religion in the Humanities 3
HUM2236 - Technology in the Humanities 3
MUSC1116 - World Music 3
WMST1136 - Global Perspectives of Women 3

3 credits from one or more of these courses:

Course Credits
PE2112 - Applied Coaching: Football 1
PE2114 - Applied Coaching: Volleyball 1
PE2115 - Applied Coaching: Basketball 1
PE2240 - Athletic Injury, Care and Prevention 2
PE2241 - Principles of Coaching 3

3 credits from these goal areas:

Goal Area
3. Natural Sciences

Additional Requirements:

Requirement
2 Two credits in sports performance
Plans

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1st Fall Term - 16 credits

Course Credits
COMM1120 - Introduction to Public Speaking 3
PE2254 - Sports in Society 3
PHIL1201 - Ethics 3

3 credits from one or more of these courses:

Course Credits
ART1121 - World of Art I 3
HUM1105 - Religion in the Humanities 3
HUM2236 - Technology in the Humanities 3
MUSC1116 - World Music 3
WMST1136 - Global Perspectives of Women 3

3 credits from these goal areas:

Goal Area
3. Natural Sciences

Additional Requirements:

Requirement
1 Two credits in sports performance

1st Spring Term - 14 credits

Course Credits
BIOL1107 - Environmental Science Issues 3
BIOL1108 - Environmental Science Issues Lab 1
ENGL1101 - College Writing 3
MATH1114 - College Algebra 4

3 credits from one or more of these courses:

Course Credits
PE2112 - Applied Coaching: Football 1
PE2114 - Applied Coaching: Volleyball 1
PE2115 - Applied Coaching: Basketball 1
PE2240 - Athletic Injury, Care and Prevention 2
PE2241 - Principles of Coaching 3

2nd Fall Term - 16 credits

Course Credits
ACCT2211 - Financial Accounting I 3
BUS2204 - Principles of Management 3
ECON2210 - Macroeconomics 3
PE2100 - Introduction to Sport Management 3

3 credits from one or more of these courses:

Course Credits
HIST2212 - American History 19th Century 3
HIST2213 - American History: 20th Century 3

Additional Requirements:

Requirement
1 Two credits in sports performance

2nd Spring Term - 14 credits

Course Credits
ACCT2212 - Financial Accounting II 3
ECON2222 - Microeconomics 3
ENGL1215 - Professional and Technical Writing 3
MATH1213 - Introduction to Statistics 4
PE2999 - Athletic Leadership 1