Sport Administration - B.S. Download to print
College of Education, Health and Human Services
School of Foundations, Leadership and Administration
300 White Hall
The Sport Administration major prepares students for careers in the sport industry through a balanced academic program and numerous practical experiences. Students complete a core group of courses developed to exceed accreditation guidelines, and all students are required to complete the business minor. The curricular balance of sport, business and sociological courses along with three required practical experiences make the program of study one that is cutting edge compared to other programs within the state of Ohio and across the country.
Upon completion of the major, students will have the opportunity to pursue numerous career paths in the sport industry including managing sport programs at all levels (youth, high school, collegiate, and professional), facility management, event planning, sport marketing and public relations.
Students admitted to the College of Education, Health, and Human Services as freshmen must have been fully admitted to the university. Admission to the college does not guarantee admission to a major and/or admission to professional coursework for a selective admission program.
The sport administration program, requires a 2.500 high school GPA for entering freshmen. Students who do not meet the GPA requirements of their intended major may enroll as EHHS General until which time they have the required GPA.
Minimum 121 credit hours, minimum 39 upper-division credit hours. Minimum 2.500 major and cumulative GPA. Minimum 2.500 cumulative GPA to declare business minor. Business minor and 2.500 minor GPA required for graduation.
Study Abroad/Away Opportunities
There are many study abroad/away opportunities, for more information contact the Office of Global Education.
Type Legend: DD Diversity–Domestic; DG Diversity–Global; ELR Experiential Learning; KAD Kent Core Additional; KBS Kent Core Basic Sciences; KCM Kent Core Composition; KFA Kent Core Fine Arts: KHU Kent Core Humanities; KMC Kent Core Mathematics and Critical Reasoning; KSS Kent Core Social Sciences; WIC Writing Intensive
*A minimum C (2.000) grade must be earned in either SPAD 35065 or SPAD 45030 to fulfill writing-intensive requirement.
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