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About this Program

Department Information

The Department of Sport Management (SPM) studies the impact of professional and amateur sports on the personal, social, economic, environmental, and resource infrastructures of society. SPM’s goal is to improve the overall quality of life by learning and teaching what leads individuals, families, and industry to value and benefit from sports.


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This certificate is open to all undergraduates except sport management majors.

Required Courses

SPM 2000Introduction to Sport Management3
Approved electives9
Total Credits12


Approved Electives

SPM 3012Sport and Society3
SPM 3204Ethical Issues in Sport3
SPM 3306Sport Marketing3
SPM 3403Sport Information Management3
SPM 4104Sport Facility Design and Management3
SPM 4515Sport Business and Finance3
SPM 4723Legal Issues in Sport and Physical Activity3