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Ohio University Majors

Sport Management Minor

Program Overview

Sport management is an applied field of study based on the integration of the special nature of sport endeavors and management theory, and administrative principles applied to sport involvement. The minor in sport management at Ohio University is designed to provide students with the academic preparation and practical training required for success in the sport industry.

Admissions Information

Freshman/First-Year Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Change of Major/Minor/Certificate Policy

No selective or limited admission requirements.

External Transfer Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Opportunities Upon Graduation

Entry-level positions in sports-related industries, such as collegiate athletics, professional sports, recreation, industry trade associations, and with sponsors and consultants are extremely competitive. Students and candidates from many education backgrounds seek positions in sport-related fields. A sport management minor helps prepare students for careers in these fields, and it provides additional training as they compete for entry-level positions.

Academic Catalog

The academic catalog provides additional information about curriculum and courses for this major.
Academic catalog

Program Details

Degree: Bachelor of Science in Sport Sciences
Code: OR6117


College of Business 
Department of Sports Administration  
Copeland Hall 609
Athens, OH 45701
Phone: 740.593.4666

Administrative Contact

Jim Strode, contact person

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