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
Code Course Credits
First Year / First Semester
ACC-104 Financial Accounting 3
ENG-101 English Composition I 3
HPE-130 Consumer Health Decisions or  
HPE-102 Health & Wellness 3
...-... Laboratory Science General Education Elective4 4
    13
Second Semester
ENG-102 English Composition II 3
HPE-195 Concepts of Individual and Dual Sports 3
ECO-101 Macroeconomics or  
ECO-102 Microeconomics 3
...-... Laboratory Science General Education Elective1 4
...-... Free Elective 3
    16
Code Course Credits
Second Year / First Semester
HPE-201 Introduction to Sport Management2 3
MGT-102 Introduction to Management 3
MTH-111 Elements of Statistics 3
PSY-101 Basic Psychology 3
HIS-101 World Civilization I 3
    15
Second Semester
HPE-170 First Aid, Safety & Prevention of Injuries 3
SOC-101 Introduction to Sociology 3
HPE-209 Internship: Sport Management 1
...-... History General Education Elective 3
...-... Humanities General Education Elective 3
...-... Humanities - Literature General Education Elective 3
    16
  Total Minimum Credits 60
1 Students are encouraged to consult transfer institution for appropriate lab science elective.
2 This course is offered fall semester only

Program Goals

  • To prepare students for transfer to a four-year college or university for further study in sport management.
  • To provide students with a foundation in general education.
  • To prepare students with an understanding of the various career opportunities and areas of specialization within the field of sport management.
  • To provide students with a successful work experience in sport management.
  • To provide students with a foundation in basic accounting.

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