Program Requirements

Hours: 69

Major Courses – 37 hours

SPM 150Introduction to Sport Management (3)

SPM 185Historical & Socio-Cultural Dimensions in Sport (3)

SPM 225Principles of Management in Sport Administration (3)

SPM 240Governance & Policy in Sport (3)

SPM 330Sport Marketing,Promotion and Sales (3)

SPM 355New Media & Public Relations (3)

SPM 375Sport Facility Management (3)

SPM 380Legal Aspects of Sport and Recreation (3)

SPM 395Sport Finance & Development (3)

SPM 425H.R. Management in Sport (3)

SPM 440Current Issues Business of Sport (3)

SPM 490Sport Management Internship (3)

SPM 495Sport Management Capstone (1) CAP

Cognate Courses – 8 hours

BIO 131Basic Human Anatomy and Physiology (4) N/CN

CED 220Foundations of Professionalism (1)

ETH:PHI 397Ethical Conduct of Business (3) E/CE


ETH:REL 251Business Ethics (3) E/CE

Business Minor – 24 hours*

BUS 101Introduction to Business (3)

(BUS 101 may be waived at discretion of advisor)

ACC 213Principles of Accounting I (3)

CIS 135Spreadsheets (3)

ECO 211Principles of Macroeconomics (3) S


ECO 212Principles of Microeconomics (3) S/CEP

MTH 174Statistics I (3) MA/CMA


MTH 176Stats I With SPSS (3) MA/CMA

Select three from the following - 9 hours

ACC 214Principles of Accounting II (3)

BUS 210Business Law I (3)

BUS 260Business Research (3)

BUS 352Business Communications I (3)

BUS 466Global Commerce (3)

CIS 300Business Info Systems (3)

FIN 300Corporate Finance (3)

MGT 300Management/Org Behavior (3)

MGT 310Human Resource Management (3)

MKT 300Principles of Marketing (3)

*The minor in Business Administration requires BUS 101, Introduction to Business.  For the Sport Management major, SPM 150, Introduction to Sport Management will satisfy that component of the minor in Business Administration.

***Effective July 1, 2014, the College of Mount St. Joseph became Mount St. Joseph University. Any reference within the catalog to the College will be understood to be a reference to Mount St. Joseph University after July 1, 2014, unless otherwise noted.***