North Central College - Naperville, IL

Program and Degree Options

Sport Management, B.A.

A maximum of 51 credit hours in HPE allowed.

  • HPE 150               History of Physical Education and Sport
  • HPE 250               Introduction to Sport Management I
  • HPE 251               Introduction to Sport Management II
  • HPE 260               Psychological Aspects of Coaching
  • HPE 262               Sport in Modern Society
  • HPE 320               Sport and Recreation Marketing
  • HPE 322               Sport Law and Organization
  • HPE 497               Internship
  • ACC 201               Accounting Principles I/Financial
  • BUS 162               Management of Organizations
  • BUS 168               Marketing
  • BUS 205               Introduction to Business Law
  • BUS 378               Sales and Sales Management
  • BUS 384               Human Resource Management
  • ECN 241               Business and Economic Statistics
  • ECN 310               Economics of Sport
  • HTB 490               Leadership, Ethics and Values in Sport and Fitness
  • LEV 230                Conflict Resolution
  • SPC 230                Business and Professional Communication
  • Three additional hours in BUS at the 300-level or higher.

Prerequisite Course:       

  •  ECN 250               Microeconomic Principles

 

Sport Management Minor 

21-24 credit hours, including:

  • HPE 250 - Introduction to Sport Management I
  • HPE 251 - Introduction to Sport Management II
  • HPE 320 - Sport and Recreation Marketing
  • HPE 322 - Sport Law and Organization
  • BUS 168 - Marketing
  • BUS 205 - Introduction to Business Law
  • ECN 310 - Economics of Sport

One of the following (up to three credit hours):

  • HPE 497 - Internship
  • 200-level or higher course connecting sport to a wider context (with department chair approval)*

*Note: Courses should contain an applied sport management focus.  Suitable examples include selected practical application courses (HPE 360, BUS 497, MED 417, SPC 497, etc.) or some D-term courses.

Prerequisite Course:

  • ECN 100 - Economics of Social Issues -or-
  • ECN 250 - Microeconomic Principles