20-21 Bacone College Academic Catalog

18. SCHOOL OF BUSINESS AND FINANCE

18.7. Bachelor of Science in Recreation Management

The major in Recreation Management degree prepares the student to work in professional settings such as church recreation, therapeutic recreation, directors of city recreation departments and private health clubs, ski instructors, community center supervisors, guides for wilderness trips, intramural sports directors, correctional recreation, adventure sport recreation, personal trainers, and corporate fitness directors. Graduates may also desire to pursue graduate degrees that may prepare them for highly specialized jobs in recreation or recreation management.

 

Minimum of 124 credit hours and 2.25 CGPA are required to graduate. All Degree Requirement Courses must have a grade of C or above.

 

Admission Requirements to Recreation Management

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

 

For Recreation 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 “C” or better
  • Pass College Algebra
  • Pass RME 1003 Principles of Recreation Management or equivalent with a “C” 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

 

Required Total Gen Ed – 36 credit hours

For more detail, go to Bacone College Core Curriculum

Required Liberal Arts Electives – 9 credit hours

For more detail go to Bacone College Guided Electives

 

Required Courses in Recreation Management Core -- 52 credit hours

 

RME 1003      Principles of Recreation Management

ACC 2113       Financial Accounting

SME 2113       Sport Facility Management and Design

BUS 2143       Business Law I

MGT 2223      Principles of Management

MKT 2283      Principles of Marketing

RME 2303      Sport Officiating I

SME 3113       Sport Marketing

CIS 3213        Technology Applications in Business

RME 2433      Sociology of Sport and Recreation

RME 3403      Organization and Administration of Recreation and Sport

BUS 3313       Entertainment Hospitality and Tourism

BUS 4013       Business Ethics

SME 4113       Sport Law

SME 4303      Exercise and Sport Psychology

BUS 4954       Problems in Business

RME 4993      Recreation Management Internship

 

Preferred Business Elective Hours (9 credit hours from 3000 or 4000 level BUS, CIS, MGT, MKT, RME or SME courses)

General Elective Hours – 18 credit hours

 

124 Total Credit hours for Bachelor of Science in Recreation Management degree

 

 

Recommended Course Sequence Bachelor of Science in Recreation Management Degree

 

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

RME 1003      Introduction to Recreation Management

ENG 1213       English Composition II

ACC 2113       Financial Accounting

REL ___3        Religion

_______3        Liberal Art Guided Elective (ART/THE)

15 Credit Hours

 

Second Year Fall Semester  

SME 2113       Sport Facility Management & Design           

SME 2403       Sociology of Sport and Recreation

SPC 1713        Speaking and Critically Thinking      

MGT 2283      Principles of Management     

________3      Liberal Art Guided Elective (LIT/COM/ENG)         

________1      General Elective        

16 Credit Hours         

 

Second Year Spring Semester

BUS 2143       Business Law I

RME 2303      Sport Officiating I

MKT 2223      Principles of Marketing

_______3        General Elective

_______2        General Elective

_______3        Liberal Art Guided Elective (PSC/SOC)

17 Credit Hours

 

Third Year Fall Semester    

BUS 3313       Entertainment, Hospitality, and Tourism       

CIS 3213         Technology Applications in Business

LOGIC 3213   Introduction to Critical Thinking and Informal Logic          

_______3        Preferred Business Elective

_______3        General Elective

15 Credit Hours         

 

Third Year Spring Semester

AES ___3       Creativity: __________________

RME 3403      Organization and Administration of Recreation and Sport

HIS ___3         History

SME 3113       Sport Marketing

_______3        Preferred Business Elective

15 Credit Hours

 

Fourth Year Fall Semester  

SME 4113       Sport Law      

BUS 4013       Business Ethics          

SME 4303       Exercise and Sport Psychology

_______3        General Elective        

_______3        Preferred Business Elective

15 Credit Hours         

 

Fourth Year Spring Semester

SME 4993       Internship in Recreation Management

BUS 4954       Problems in Business

_______3        Preferred Business Elective

_______3        General Elective

15 Credit Hours

 

124 Total Credit hours for Bachelor of Science in Recreation Management degree. All Degree Requirement Courses must have a grade of C or above.