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2018-2019 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog
Grand Valley State University
2018-2019 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog 
  May 19, 2019
2018-2019 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Bachelor of Science in Sport Management

Requirements for a Major in Sport Management

Students in the sport management program at Grand Valley State University must follow all general education requirements as defined in the Grand Valley State University Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog.

Note: ECO 211 - Introductory Microeconomics Credits: 3 and PSY 101 - Introduction to Psychology Credits: 3 are suggested to fulfill Social and Behavioral Sciences Foundations requirements; BMS 202 - Anatomy and Physiology Credits: 4 is required in the major and fulfills a Life Science with lab requirement; ECO 330 - Sports Economics Credits: 3 fulfills an Issues requirement.

Sport Management Program Elective Courses (Credits: 9)

Suggested Order of Coursework

Prerequisite Notes:

  • WRT 150 must be completed before any SWS course
  • MTH 110 must be completed before STA 215
  • MKT 350 and STA 215 must be completed before MKT 352
  • MOV 202 and SPM 225 must be completed before SPM 356
  • MOV 102 and SPM 356 must be completed before SPM 390
  • SPM 390 must be completed before SPM 490
  • SPM 490 and SPM 495 are to be taken concurrently during the final semester

First Year

Second Year

Third Year

Fourth Year

Fall Semester:

  • General education course - Global Perspectives
  • General education course - Issues
  • Supplemental Writing Skills (SWS)
  • Program elective
  • Elective

Winter Semester:

Sport Management Program Description

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