Bachelor of Arts in Sports Administration
TThe Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Sports Administration is an option for students who transfer to St. Thomas University with 60 or more credits. All other Sports Administration majors complete the requirements for the Bachelor of Business Administration degree. This major prepares learners for a management career in the field of Sports Administration. Studies combine business principles and specific topical/functional aspects of managing in a Sports Administration environment in a collegiate, community, or professional organization.
Students with a degree in BA in Sports Administration will be able to pursue careers in the ever growing sports marketing and administration market. Jobs can be found at many large corporations with divisions that focus on consumer ties to athletics. Examples of job titles are athletic director, associate director of marketing, assistant director of facilities; director of operations for youth sports; media relations director; advertising sales representative.
Curriculum (Course Sampling)
PET 2302 Applied Sports Science
SPB 3813 Sports Financial Management
SPB 3404 Legal Aspects of Sports Administration
SPM 4304 Sports Marketing and Promotions