Sport Management Suggested Course Sequence

1st Year Fall Semester

Course

 

Title

Prerequisite(s)

Credit Hours

STAT

1150

Principles of Statistics#

MATH 1010 or placement

3

ENGL

1101/1102

Discourse and Composition#

Placement

3

SSSM

2000

Introduction to Sport Management

 

2

BUIS

1010

Computer Applications

 

3

GEP

 

Engaged Citizenry

 

3

UNIV

1100

University Experience

 

1

 

 

 

15

1st Year Spring Semester

ENGL

1105

Composition and Argumentation#

ENGL 1101 or 1102

3

SSSM

3300

Sport and Society

SSSM 2000

3

GEP

 

Fine Arts

 

3

GEP

 

Global Perspectives

 

3

COMM

1103

Public Speaking#

 

3

ELECTIVES

 

 

 

3

 

 

 

15

2nd Year Fall Semester

GEP

 

Human Behavior

 

3

BUMG

2900

Professional Communication & Development Skills

BUIS 1010 and ENGL 1101 or 1102

3

SSSM

3400

Sport Facility and Event Management

SSSM 2000 and junior rank

3

PHIL

3340

Philosophy of Sport

Sophomore rank

3

SM

TRACK

Business or Communication

 

6

 

 

 

15

2nd Year Spring Semester

GEP

 

Historical Perspectives

ENGL 1105

3

SSSM

3000

Introduction to Sport Law

SSSM 2000 and junior rank

3

SSSM

3500

Sport Marketing

SSSM 2000, BUMK 3100, and junior rank

3

SM

TRACK

Business or Communication

 

6

 

 

 

15

3rd Year Fall Semester

PHIL

2320

Ethics in Public and Private Life#

ENGL 1105

3

SSSM

3100

Ethical Aspects of Sport

SSSM 2000 and junior rank

3

SM

TRACK

Business or Communication

 

3

SSSM

3900

Sport Governance

 

3

GEP

 

Natural Science

3-4

ELECTIVES

 

 

2-3

 

 

 

15

3rd Year Spring Semester

SSSM

3700

Sport Sponsorship & Sales

SSSM 2000

3

SM

TRACK

Business or Communication

 

3

GEP

 

Literature

 

3

GEP

 

Natural Science

 

3-4

Electives

 

 

 

2-3

 

 

 

15

4th Year Fall Semester

SSSM

4190

Practicum 1

SSSM 4000, senior rank, and instructor permission

3

SSSM

4500

Sport Management Seminar

 

2

SM

TRACK

Business or Communication

 

3

ELECTIVES

7

 

 

 

15

4th Year Spring Semester

SSSM

4000

Administration of Sport Programs

SSSM 3000, 3400, 3500, and senior rank

3

SSPE

4900

Sport Professions Capstone

Senior rank

3

SSSM

4290

Practicum 2

SSSM 4190

3

ELECTIVES

6

 

 

 

15

 

 

 

120

# Counts toward University General Education Program requirements

**NOTE** Not all courses in the major are offered every term. Students are strongly encouraged to contact their faculty advisor for assistance in planning their program of study.

Updated 2/22/17

Sport Studies

Contact Information

Sport Studies
940 Second Street
Health Science Building, Office 150
Portsmouth, OH 45662

Dr. Steven D. Rader
Program Director 
(740) 351-3634 
srader@shawnee.edu

Krista Sloas
Academic Administrative Assistant I
(740) 351-3169 
ksloas@shawnee.edu

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