Athletic Administration and Sports Management minor

The athletic administration and sports management program equips students for organizational planning, decision-making and execution within the growing sporting world. This minor readies students for professional leadership roles within the sports industry including collegiate and high school athletics, event and facilities management, sports marketing, media and public relations, recreation programming, product management, and/or emergent technologies.

Required Courses Credits
SRWM 221 – Principles of Sport, Recreation, and Wellness Management* 3
BADM 320 – Leadership Development OR SRWM 229 Outdoor Leadership Training** 3
Recommended Electives – Choose electives to total 16 hours as approved by advisor:
SRWM 314 – Organization and Management of Athletics 3
SRWM 306 – Principles of Coaching and Sports Management 3
SRWM 313 – Sports Marketing and Communication 3
SRWM 295 ST – Concepts of Personal Training 2
SRWM 295 ST – Strength and Conditioning 2
SRWM 295 ST – Sports Nutrition 2
SRWM 486/487/488 – Practicum I, II, III – site location approved by instructor* 1-3
BADM xxx – recommended and approved by advisor 3
PSY 200 level or higher – recommended and approved by advisor 3
COMM xxx – recommended and approved by advisor 2-3
Total 16

NOTE: Students with an SRWM major and Athletic Administration and Sports Management Minor must have a minimum of 12 non-overlapping credits to complete the minor.
*courses also found in the SRWM major
**Students with an SRWM major will take one or the other based on the course chosen for the major requirement.


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