Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Sports Management

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Bachelor of Science in Business Administration: Sports Management

SPM 3526: Facilities and Event Management (3 credit hours)

This course analyzes effective management strategies and knowledge associated with pursuing a career in sport management. It will introduce students to the sport management career opportunities in the sport industry and to sport principles as they apply to facility management and event planning, leadership style, communication, and motivation.

SPM 3246: Fundraising Concepts (3 credit hours)

This course is designed to provide the student with the basic knowledge and understanding of promotional, marketing and fund-raising considerations of sport organizations.It will offer a thorough understanding of the key concepts, principles and procedures as related to sport promotions and fund-raising. The course will attempt to provide guidelines for organizing successful promotional, marketing and fundraising events.

SPM 3551: Current Issues in Sports (3 credit hours)

This course looks at both modern day and sports through history. The purpose of the course is to teach students how to define, describe, and identify the issues which have contributed to the impact of sports in America and the world.It will teach students to analyze and deconstruct the historical, social, and economic forces that have taken the games people play and made them an integral part of our cultural; to compare and contrast the attitudes about race, gender, and politics and the impact on sports and society.

SPM 4346: Media Relations (3 credit hours)

This course provides a cross-disciplinary approach to a variety of promotional issues that sport managers routinely confront.Public relations and advertising professionals offer insights into how sports-related endeavors and businesses can raise public awareness about products and services.

BUS 4001: Business Administration Career Practical Training or Sports Related Elective (3 credit hours)

This course is an elective externship course.


Required General Education Courses

Course No. Title Credit Hours
ENG 1010 English Composition I 3
ENG 2010 English Composition II (Prerequisite: ENG 1010 or equivalent) 3
MTH 1150 Algebra 3
HIS 1010 American History 3
PS 1010 American Government 3
PSY 1010 General Psychology 3
SOC 1010 Introduction to Sociology 3
HUM 1010 Introduction to Humanities 3
ART 1010 Art History 3
LIT 3010 American Literature 3
PHL 3010 Critical Thinking 3
BIO 1020 Environmental Science 3

Required Business Core Courses

Course No. Title Credit Hours
BUS 1010 Business Communications 3
BUS 1015 Computer Essentials: Digital & Virtual Environment 3
MKT 1201 Principles of Marketing 3
ACC 1202 Principles of Accounting I (Prerequisite: Basic College Math, BUS 1150 or equivalent) 3
MGT 1602 Principles of Management 3
ACC 2302 Principles of Accounting II (Prerequisites: ACC 1202 or equivalent) 3
MIS 2351 Management Information Systems (Prerequisite: BUS 1015 or equivalent) 3
BUS 2951 Principles of Business 3
BUS 3151 Business Statistics 3
BUS 3210 Principles of Business Law 3
BUS 3331 E-Commerce 3
ECO 2401 Principles of Macroeconomics (Prerequisite: MTH 1150 or equivalent) 3
ECO 2501 ECO 2501 Principles of Microeconomics (Prerequisites: MTH 1150 or equivalent) 3
LED 3665 Leadership 3
FIN 4310 Financial Management (Prerequisite: Basic College Math, MTH 1150, ACC 1202 or equivalent) 3
ORG 4451 Organizational Theory and Behavior 3
BUS 4751 Business Ethics 3
MGT 4851 Operations Management 3

General Elective Courses

Course No. Title Credit Hours
BUS 4001 Business Administration Career Practical Training 3
BUS 4002 Business Administration Career Practical Training (Extension) 1-3

Education Costs

  • Tuition per Unit: $406
  • Tuition per 3 Unit Course: $1,218
  • Total Program Tuition: $48,720 (120 units)

Graduates of the BSBA program should be able to:

BSBA PLO #1:  Formulate advanced knowledge of business related topics through the composition of assignments that incorporate practical application of concepts.

BSBA PLO #2:  Compose assignments that demonstrate an understanding of electronic scholarly resources through a synthesis of business related topics.

BSBA PLO #3: Assess business resource requirements and processes through evidence based decision making.

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