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Bachelor of Arts inSport Management

The Bachelor of Arts in Sport Management program focuses on core concepts in business, kinesiology, and sport theory. This program prepares students to enter the workforce in a number of sport-management areas, including facility management, sport marketing, and fitness center management.

Area of Study: Business, Finance & Marketing

  • Credit Hours: 45
  • Course Length: 7 weeks

This program can be taken:

  • Online
  • Asynchronous online courses. Study on your schedule, with no live class times required.

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Sport Management
Curriculum Overview

Overview

Majoring in Sport Management involves the study of how to use legal and business principles to run athletic programs, sports teams, fitness facilities, and health clubs. In this program, students learn business and sport theory and have numerous opportunities to bridge theory into practical applications. Students will gain knowledge and skills that are important for any career in sport management as they take 45 credit hours towards a Bachelor of Arts degree.

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Course Name
Credits
  • Research Methods4
  • Sport Management4
  • Law & Sport4
  • Mktg & Fundraising in Sports4
  • Planning & Managing Sport Fac4
  • Sports Business4
  • Biomechanics4
  • Exercise Physiology4
  • Senior Professional Seminar1
  • Kinesiology Internship8
  • Sociology of Sport and Exercise4
KHS-220 - Research Methods

This course is designed to expose students to the principles and concepts necessary for understanding the basic elements of research in kinesiology and allied health. Students will learn about the research process, types of measurement and research, and proper writing style. Emphasis will also be placed on locating and evaluating credible evidence from various sources. Concepts from this course will assist students in applying research methods to topics within their own fields of interest.

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Elective Courses
Credits

Requirements

  1. Apply Online
  2. Submit official transcripts from the regionally accredited institution with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 based on a 4.0 system.
    • If you have attended a MNSCU college or university we also ask that you provide an official accompanying DARS or MnTC goal area worksheet. Concordia accepts completed goal areas
    • If you have less than 20 college credits completed, you will need to submit your official high school transcript as well as any college level courses you have taken.
    • If you have not taken any college level courses and have graduated from high school in the last three years, you will need to submit your official high school transcript as well as your official ACT or SAT scores.
  3. Submit a typed personal statement that answers the questions listed below. Completed statements should be labeled with your name, academic program, and your contact information and submitted via your student application portal. Each question should be answered in a minimum of 300 words (1 page).
    • What has led you to pursue your undergraduate degree?
    • What are your long term personal and professional goals?

*120 credits need to be completed to earn bachelor’s degree

Technology Requirements

Students enrolling in an adult undergraduate program must have access to a computer that meets Concordia University’s technology requirements. Contact Concordia’s Help Desk at helpdesk@csp.edu or (651) 641-8866 with any questions regarding these requirements.

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92%
of CSP students receive jobs after graduation.*

Career Potential

Because we design our sport management program to be responsive to the exact needs of the marketplace, it will be a relevant major if you’re considering a career as an athletic director, coach, sport information director, sporting facility manager or sport marketer.

  • Athletic Director
  • Coaching
  • Sport Marketing
  • Public Relations
  • Corporate Sponsorships
  • Community Relations

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Tuition and Financial Aid Information

Concordia University, St. Paul online provides an affordable educational choice for adult learners. Concordia online offers program credits at a competitive rate.

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