This minor introduces students to the sports industry and the sport management academic discipline. Students will learn about the principles of finance, economics, policy, and governance as they relate to sports organizations. They will then have the opportunity to choose from a series of sport management courses to complete the minor, based on their area of theoretical or practical interest.
This minor is available to all Mason undergraduate students, with the exception of those enrolled in the Health, Fitness, and Recreation Resources, BS with a concentration in Sport Management.
Eight credits of coursework must be unique to the minor and students should complete all coursework with a minimum GPA of 2.00. For policies governing all minors, see AP.5.3.4 Minors.
Total credits: 18
|SPMT 201||Introduction to Sport Management||3|
|SPMT 420||Economics and Finance in the Sport Industry||3|
|SPMT 455||Governance and Policy in Sport Organizations||3|
|Select three from the following:||9|
|Administration of SRT Organizations I|
|Sport and Recreation Law|
|Philosophical and Ethical Dimensions of Sport|
|Sport, Culture, and Society|
|Sport Venues and Events|
|Sport Marketing and Sales|
|Global Perspectives in Sport|
|Special Topics in Sport Management|