General Management

Minor in Business of Sport and Recreation

The minor in Business of Sport and Recreation provides a general overview of the organization, management and leadership of the sport and recreation industry. This will include a focus on all elements of the industry including amateur sport, community recreation and professional sport among others. Students will learn about the unique elements of this industry and how they can best prepare themselves to be leaders in it.

The minor is composed of three required courses and three options, for a total of 6 courses.

Required courses:

  • ENTR 2301 - The Entrepreneurial Experience
  • HPED 1400 - Organization and Administration of Sport
  • HPED 1640 - Program Planning

Students are required to take any three of the following:

  • ACCT 2121 - Financial Accounting Concepts
  • ENTR 3302 - Innovation and Creativity for Entrepreneurial Practice
  • HPED 2400 - Commercial Recreation
  • HPED 2440 - Community Development
  • HPED 3400 - Facility and Event Management
  • HPED 3630 - Recreation and Sport Tourism
  • HPED 5400 - Issues in Sport and Recreation Management
  • MGMT 3210 - Business Communication Theory and Practice
  • MGMT 3230 - Business Law
  • MKTG 2150 - Introduction to Marketing
  • MKTG 3258 - Marketing Research