Sports Leadership and Management Minor

This interdisciplinary minor provides students with a foundational business skill set that facilitates students' interest in careers in the sports management industry and with corporations who have partnerships and client relations with sports organizations.  It has a primary focus on leadership in the sports industry, and specifically (as consistent with the University mission) leadership that is ethics-based.

For a 15-credit Sports and Leadership Management minor, students complete the following:

MG 0240Leading and Managing People3
MG 0375Sports Management3
Select three electives from the following: 1, 29
Sports, Media, and Culture
Economics of Sport
Sports Broadcasting and Remote Television Production
Managing Human Resources
Topics in Management: Sports Media Platforms and Strategies
Negotiations and Dispute Resolution
Performance, Compensation, and Reward
Sports Marketing
Total Credits15
1

Students must take at least one elective outside of the Department of Management.

2

Management majors may not double-count courses for the Management major for any of the 3 electives. However, MG 0240 Leading and Managing People does double-count as a required course for both the Management major and the Sports Leadership and Management minor.