Sport Management

The Sport Management program prepares students to receive an Associate in Science degree and transfer to a four-year school to major in sport management. Sport management is an all-encompassing term associated with the management of sport, fitness/wellness, and leisure recreation programs. An increased growth in competitive athletics, sport participation by all segments of society, and sport-related businesses has created a need for individuals trained in sport management.   Apply & Register Program Details

The Sport Management program prepares students to receive an Associate in Science degree and transfer to a four-year school to major in sport management. Sport management is an all-encompassing term associated with the management of sport, fitness/wellness, and leisure recreation programs. An increased growth in competitive athletics, sport participation by all segments of society, and sport-related businesses has created a need for individuals trained in sport management.

 


Degree/Certificate:
Associate in Science

This curriculum is currently in the process of being updated. For the up-to-date curriculum, please view our 2020 Academic Program Guide.

Code Course Credits
First Year / First Semester
ENG-101 English Composition I1 3
HPE-130 Consumer Health Decisions or  
HPE-102 Health & Wellness 3
ACC-104 Financial Accounting 3
...-... Laboratory Science General Education Elective4 4
    13
Second Semester
ENG-102 English Composition II2 3
ECO-101 Macroeconomics or  
ECO-102 Microeconomics 3
HPE-106 Stress Management 3
...-... Laboratory Science General Education Elective1 4
...-... Free Elective 3
    16
Code Course Credits
Second Year / First Semester
MGT-102 Introduction to Management 3
MTH-111 Introduction to Statistics 3
PSY-101 Basic Psychology 3
HIS-101 World Civilization I 3
HPE-201 Introduction to Sport Management 3
    15
Second Semester
HPE-170 First Aid, Safety & Prevention of Injuries 3
SOC-101 Introduction to Sociology 3
...-... Technology General Education Elective 3
HPE-209 Internship: Sport Management3 1
...-... Humanities General Education Elective 3
...-... Humanities - Literature General Education Elective 3
    16
  Total Minimum Credits 60
1 Must test into ENG-101 or complete all appropriate prerequisites
2 Prerequisite: ENG-101
3 Prerequisites: CIS-105, ENG-102, HPE-102, HPE-195, HPE-201, MTH-111, PSY-101, HIS-101

Program Student Learning Outcomes

At the end of the program, the graduate will be able to:

  1. Explain the various careers in sport management.
  2. Use critical analysis in solving problems and analyzing information as it relates to sport management.
  3. Work effectively in a professional sport business environment.
  4. Explain the key factors that led to sport evolving into business.

Employment Opportunities

  • Amateur competitive athletics
  • Professional sports
  • Sports agencies
  • Municipal recreation and sports
  • Sport merchandising
  • Sport news media
  • Health & fitness
  • Resort recreation
  • Specialized sport resorts & instructional programs

Transfer Opportunities

Students in this program transfer to many institutions including our premier partner:

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Contact Person

Dr. Nicholas DiCicco, Director
(856) 227-7200, ext. 4264
email: ndicicco@camdencc.edu

Additional information

CIP Code

31.0504

Program Code

SPM.AS