Hiram College

Major Requirements

Sport Management Major

Sport Management Major

Requirements for Majors

Core Major Requirements (32):

  • SPMT 10100: 

Introduction to Sport Management (4)

  • SPMT 3xxxx:   

Sport Ethics and Law (4)

  • ACCT 22500: 

Financial Accounting: CA (4)

  • SPMT 2xxxx:  

Principles of Coaching & Leadership (4)

  • MGMT 21800:

Organizational Behavior (4)

  • MGMT 25500:

Principles of Marketing: CA (4)

  • SPMT 3xxxx:   

Sport in a Diverse Society: UD (3)

  • SPMT 3xxxx:    

History and Philosophy of  US Sport (3)

  • SPMT 4xxxx:    

Contemporary Issues in Sport (2)

Students must complete three courses (10-14 credits) from at least one of the following tracks (courses with an asterisk are required for students completing that track):

Fitness

  • *IES 21000: 

Fitness & Health Promotion & Management (3)

  • ENTR 20510: 

Entrepreneurial Mindset/Creativity and Innovation: CM (4)

  • ACCT 22600: 

Managerial Accounting (3)

  • MGMT 28000:

Social Media Marketing (4)

  • SPMT 2xxxx: 

Facility and Event Management in Sport (4)

  • IES 31300: 

Physiology of Aging (4)

  • IES 39700:

Health, Fitness, & Movement in Early Childhood: ES (3)

  • IES 39700:

Fitness Administration & Organization (4)

Administrative

  • *IES 39700:   
Fitness Administration & Organization (4)
  • MGMT 22200: 

Organizational Communication (4)

  • ACCT 22600:   

Managerial Accounting (3)

  • COMM 24500:   

Principles of Public Relations (4)

  • SPMT 2xxxx:      

Facility & Event Management in Sport (4)

  • MGMT 30200: 
Corporate Finance (4)
  • MGMT 36700:
Organizational Leadership (3)

   Education and Coaching

  • *EDUC 23100:     

Human Growth & Development & Learning Theories w/ Lab: UD (4+2)

  • *EDUC 38700:    

Pedagogy and Instruction (4)

  • EDUC 20300:     

Education, Culture, & Society: CA, UD (4)

  • MGMT 22100:

Group Interaction Processes (3)

  • MGMT 28000:

Social Media Marketing (4)

  • PSYC 28000:

Sport and Exercise Psychology (4)

  • IES 36000:

Health, Fitness, & Movement in Early Childhood: ES (3)

Capstone Experience:

  • SPMT 4xxxx:

Beginning Internship (1-2)

  • SPMT 4xxxx+4xxxx:

Senior Internship & Seminar (2-3)

For a full list of courses and descriptions, see the Course Catalog.

FOR ADVISING AND MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT:

Romeva B. Prcela, Director, Scarborough School of Business & Communication

330.569.5127 or prcelarb@hiram.edu

Andrew White, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Psychology

330.569.5227 or whiteac@hiram.edu