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:

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

3 credits from one or more of these courses:

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

3 credits from one or more of these courses:

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

3 credits from one or more of these courses:

Subj. Num. Course Credits
PE2112 PE2112 - Applied Coaching: Football 1
PE2114 PE2114 - Applied Coaching: Volleyball 1
PE2115 PE2115 - Applied Coaching: Basketball 1
PE2240 PE2240 - Athletic Injury, Care and Prevention 2
PE2241 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

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

3 credits from one or more of these courses:

Subj. Num. Course Credits
ART1121 ART1121 - World of Art I 3
HUM1105 HUM1105 - Religion in the Humanities 3
HUM2236 HUM2236 - Technology in the Humanities 3
MUSC1116 MUSC1116 - World Music 3
WMST1136 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

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

3 credits from one or more of these courses:

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

2nd Fall Term - 16 credits

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

3 credits from one or more of these courses:

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

Additional Requirements:

Requirement
1 Two credits in sports performance

2nd Spring Term - 14 credits

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