SPMT 511  Foundations and Theory of Sport Management  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Combines theory and practical application to provide an overview of all facets of sports management and administration. Topics include the foundations of sports administration, the amateur sports industry, the professional sport industry, the lifestyle sports industry, secondary and tertiary support functions of athletic departments, and strategies for career success.
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate.
Registration Information: Graduate standing. This is a partial semester course. Sections may be offered: Online.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

SPMT 523  Communications and Media in Sport  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Examination of the relationship between media and the sport industry; focus on media relations, sport media management, broadcasting, public relations, social media, media platforms and channels within the sport industry.
Prerequisite: SPMT 511, may be taken concurrently.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate.
Registration Information: Graduate standing. This is a partial semester course. Sections may be offered: Online.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

SPMT 533  Economics and Data Analytics in Sport  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Focus on decision-making with respect to financial, economic considerations, with real-world and hypothetical problems based within the sports industry. Acquired skills help make decisions in any sport industry business platform. Equips aspiring sport managers with the skills to enhance financial decision-making in a management role, applying concepts to the continually evolving sport industry landscape.
Prerequisite: SPMT 511, may be taken concurrently.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate.
Registration Information: Graduate standing. This is a partial semester course. Sections may be offered: Online.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

SPMT 545  Sport Governance and Policy  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Examines the governance of sport and policy development at the amateur, collegiate, professional, and international levels.
Prerequisite: SPMT 511, may be taken concurrently.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate.
Registration Information: Graduate standing. This is a partial semester course. Sections may be offered: Online.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

SPMT 547  Contemporary Sport, Society and Globalization  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Explores the relationship between sport and society with regard for how sport is linked to the socially constructed ideas, structural dynamics of social life, and the impacts of sport globalization on communities and society, more broadly.
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate.
Registration Information: Graduate standing. Sections may be offered: Online.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

SPMT 560  Sport Law  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Legal principles affecting sponsors and users of sports programs; liability concepts in tort, contract, civil rights and property law in program planning, development, marketing, and management.
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate.
Registration Information: Graduate standing. This is a partial semester course. Sections may be offered: Online.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

SPMT 561  Sport Facility and Event Management  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Multifaceted aspects of sport facility and event management including the planning and designing a sports facility, staff management, facility and event marketing, developing revenue streams, scheduling and operations, and event coordination.
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate.
Registration Information: Graduate standing. This is a partial semester course. Sections may be offered: Online.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

SPMT 562  Sport and Ethics  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Investigate moral issues in sport, and judgments about right and wrong behavior among athletes, coaches, spectators, sport managers, and others.
Prerequisite: SPMT 560, may be taken concurrently.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate.
Registration Information: Graduate standing. Sections may be offered: Online.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

SPMT 568  Sport Marketing  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Examines sport marketing information systems, pricing strategies, media relations, promotional methods, and endorsements as they relate to marketing theories. Practical applications and principles.
Prerequisite: SPMT 511, may be taken concurrently and SPMT 533, may be taken concurrently.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate.
Registration Information: Graduate standing. This is a partial semester course. Sections may be offered: Online.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

SPMT 575  Risk Management in Sport  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Provides an in depth study of risk management specifically related to factors essential to the safe delivery of sport and recreational programs, sport activities and events.
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate.
Registration Information: Graduate standing. This is a partial semester course. Sections may be offered: Online.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

SPMT 641  Sport Management Capstone  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Course Description: Integrate and apply newly acquired knowledge and skills relevant to the field of sport management.
Prerequisite: SPMT 545 and SPMT 560 and SPMT 568.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Registration Information: Graduate standing. This is a partial semester course. Sections may be offered: Online.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.