20-21 Bacone College Academic Catalog, last updated July 29, 2020

16. SCHOOL OF BUSINESS AND FINANCE

16.8. Bachelor of Science in Sport Management

Graduates with a major in Sport Management could pursue jobs as athletic directors, coaches on any academic level, sports team managers, armed forces sports coaches, sports administrators in private or semiprivate enterprises, municipal sports directors, front-office personnel and administrators with professional sports organizations, public colleges, and universities (facilities, marketing, media relations, and sports information), and in businesses that have a strong sports emphasis. In addition, graduates could go on to pursue graduate degrees that may prepare them for highly specialized jobs in sports.

 

Sport Management

Graduates with a major in Sport Management could pursue jobs as athletic directors, coaches on any academic level, sports team managers, armed forces sports coaches, sports administrators in private or semiprivate enterprises, municipal sports directors, front-office personnel and administrators with professional sports organizations, public colleges, and universities (facilities, marketing, media relations, and sports information), and in businesses that have a strong sports emphasis. In addition, graduates could go on to pursue graduate degrees that may prepare them for highly specialized jobs in sports. Minimum of 124 credit hours and 2.5 CGPA are required to graduate. All Degree Requirement Courses must have a grade of C or above.

 

Admission Requirements to Sport Management

Freshman and transfer students must meet the following objectives for their specific degree plan:

 

For Sport Management you must successfully complete the following course work to be transferred to the Department of Business:

  • Complete twenty-four credit hours toward their degree plan
  • Pass ENG 1213 English Composition II with a ā€œCā€ or better
  • Pass College Algebra
  • Pass SME 1003 Principles of Sport Management or equivalent with a ā€œCā€ or better
  • Complete the reading requirement (advanced reading or sufficient ACT score)
  • Completion of the Reading Requirement
  • Completion of two from AIS/REL/SPC
  • Completion of 24 hours toward graduation

 

Recommended Course Sequence Bachelor of Science in Sport Management

 

First Year Fall Semester                                     

________4      Science w/Lab (4 CR HR)

MTH 1513      College Algebra

ENG 1113       English Composition I

AIS ____3      American Indian Studies

CLE 1103       First Year Seminar

16 Credit Hours                                                     

 

First Year Spring Semester

ACC 2113       Financial Accounting

ENG 1213      English Composition II

SME 1003      Principles of  Sport Management

MGT 2223      Principles of Management

HIS ____3      History

15 Credit Hours

 

Second Year Fall Semester                                 

ACC 2123      Managerial Accounting                 

MKT 2283      Principles of Marketing                 

SPC 1713        Introduction to Speaking and Thinking Critically     

AES ___3       Creativity: ______________         

_______3        Liberal Arts Guided Elective         

15 Credit Hours                                                     

 

Second Year Spring Semester

BUS 2143       Business Law I

SME 3113       Sport Marketing

SME 2113       Sport Facility Management and Design

REL ___3       Religion

ESE 2112        Personal Health

_______2        General Elective (2 CR HR)

16 Credit Hours

 

Third Year Fall Semester                                    

CIS 3213        Technical Applications in Business                

MGT 3413      Sales Management                        

ESE 3403        Prevention and Care of Injuries     

LOGIC 3213  Introduction to Critical Thinking and Informal Logic

_______3        Liberal Arts Guided Elective         

_______2        General Elective (2 CR HR)

17 Credit Hours                                                     

 

Third Year Spring Semester

SME 3003      Governing Bodies in Sport

BUS 4013       Business Ethics

SME 3213      Sport Communications

MGT 3323      Human Resource Management

________3      General Elective

15 Credit Hours

 

Fourth Year Fall Semester                                  

MGT 4113      Organizational Behavior               

SME 4113       Sport Law                                      

SME 4303      Exercise and Sport Psychology

________3      Liberal Arts Guided Elective         

________3      General Elective

15 Credit Hours                                                     

 

Fourth Year Spring Semester

SME 4993      Internship in Sport Management

BUS 4954       Problems in Business

________3      General Elective

________3      General Elective

________3      General Elective

16 Credit Hours

125 Total Credit hours for Bachelor of Science Degree in Sport Management. and 2.5 CGPA are required to graduate. All Degree Requirement Courses must have a grade of C or above.