Sport Management, B.S. - Sport Operations Concentration

B.S. Requirements

General Education Requirement
NUB 102NU Beginnings 11
Foundation Courses27
Distribution Courses
MAT 201Business Statistics I3
CIS 232Microcomputer Applications for Business3
Analytical skills3
Natural science3
ECO 100Intro to Economics3
Cultural diversity3
Electives in any disciplines in the arts and sciences12
Major Requirement
College Core
HST 100Introduction to Hospitality3
HST 140Management & Leadership3
HST 201Accounting Princ. I3
HST 202Accounting Principles II3
SPM 244Recreation & Sport Law3
HST 253Human Resources Mgt3
HST 496Senior Sem & Practicum3
Sport Management Core
SPM 275Sport Management and Recreation3
SPM 380Sport & Recreation Policy and Governance3
SPM 432Financial Aspects of Sport/Recreation3
SPM 495Organizational Behavior in Sport3
Concentration Courses
Select one of the following Concentrations:15
Sport Operations Concentration
Revenue Management Concentration
Elective Courses
Select four of the following:12
Any concentration course outside your concentration, study-abroad
Honors Thesis I
Disney Intern Experience
Hosp/Tour/Rec Co-0p
Independent Research
Issues in Sport and Recreation
Spec Topics in Sport Mgmt and Recreation
Attractions & Events
Total Credits121

All Niagara University students entering as freshmen are required to take the one credit Niagara University Beginning seminar course (NUB 102 NU Beginnings) in addition to the 20 general education requirements.


800 Hr. Practicum requirement must be satisfied prior to registering for HST 496 Senior Sem & Practicum

Concentration Requirements

SPM 335Issues in Sport and Recreation3
SPM 455Sport & Rec Marketing and Promotions3
SPM 473Sport/Recreation Facility Management3
Select one of the following focuses:6
Focus One - Program Management
Negotiation & Dispute Resolution - Sport
Recreation and Sport Programming
Focus Two - Event Management
Fundraising & Revenue Management
Appl Tourism, Sport, Rec, & Event Mgmt
Total Credits15