Option Area Courses

Sports Management

In addition to your core curriculum, you will complete the course work below.

Work with your advisor and review the projected course offerings when scheduling your classes each semester.

  • KIN 733 Current Problems in Sports Administration

    Identification, analysis, and evaluation of current problems, research and trends in sports administration.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    3
    Lab contact hours:
    0

    Typically offered: Fall

    Projected offerings

  • KIN 739 Principles of Sports Management

    Introduction to theories and principles of sports management as applied to all segments of the sports industry from high school, collegiate, professional and international sports, to health, fitness and recreational settings.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    3
    Lab contact hours:
    0

    Typically offered: Fall

    Projected offerings

  • KIN 780 Legal Aspects in Sports, Physical Education, and Wellness Programs

    The legal aspects in sports, physical education, recreation and wellness programs as related to personnel, facilities, participants, spectators and contracts. Includes a review of legal concepts, necessary for in-depth study of the law, as it relates to sports, or other programmed activities.

    Credit hours:
    3
    Lecture contact hours:
    3
    Lab contact hours:
    0

    Typically offered: Fall

    Projected offerings

  • KIN 798 Field Experience in Sports Management

    Prerequisite: completion of the application process for the field experience and 12 credits in the certificate program.

    The Field Experience is the culminating experience for all students in the certificate program. The field experience provides students the opportunity to become directly involved in the application of organizational and sport management skills in sport related venues. Possible sites include: professional or club sports teams, university athletic departments, sports sales, sports agencies, professional and university sports facilities. Selection is dependent on the students' background and career expectations. All required courses must be completed in order to be eligible. The field experience can be completed during the fall, spring, or summer and requires at least 400 hours. All field experiences must be approved by the internship coordinator.

    Credit hours:
    6
    Lecture contact hours:
    Lab contact hours:

    Typically offered: Upon demand

    Projected offerings