Sport Administration BA/BS

This major prepares students to integrate principles relating to business, kinesiology, and health to the administration and management of athletic programs and organizations, fitness and health clubs, sport recreation services, and related activities. The program focuses on planning and development; promotion, marketing, and recruitment; management of events, facilities, and personnel; and financial management principles. The Sport Administration major is offered jointly with the Business Division and Education Division. Students must have two advisors, one from Kinesiology and one from Business.

General Education Core

Written Communication
Select one of the following:6.00
COLLEGE WRITING
and RESEARCH WRITING
COLLEGE WRITING AND RESEARCH
Oral Communication
Select one of the following:3.00
PRINCIPLES OF SPEECH
INTERPERSONAL COMMUNICATION
SMALL GROUP COMMUNICATION
PUBLIC SPEAKING
Mathematical Ways of Knowing
Select one of the following:3.00 - 5.00
FINITE MATHEMATICS
PRECALCULUS (or MATH-147A & MATH-147B)
STATISTICAL REASONING
CALCULUS I
STATISTICAL METHODS FOR THE SCIENCES
FOUNDATION OF ELEMENTARY MATHEMATICS II
MATH FOR BUSINESS ANALYSIS
MATH FOR TECHNOLOGY
STATISTICAL REASONING
Humanistic & Artistic Ways of Knowing
Select one of the following:3.00
INTRODUCTION TO LITERATURE
WORLD CLASSICS
INTERNATIONAL LITERATURE
Select one of the following:3.00
SURVEY OF ART
THE ART AND HISTORY OF THE MOTION PICTURE
INTRODUCTION TO THE ARTS
SURVEY OF MUSIC
MUSIC IN AMERICA
WORLD MUSIC
HISTORY OF MUSICAL THEATER
SURVEY OF THE THEATER
Scientific Ways of Knowing
Select one of the following:7.00 - 8.00
INTRODUCTION TO BIOINFORMATICS
SCIENCE FOR LIFE
PLANTS AND PEOPLE
HUMAN BIOLOGY
HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY I
THE CHEMISTRY OF DAILY LIFE
GENERAL, ORGANIC AND BIOCHEMISTRY
PRINCIPLES OF CHEMISTRY I
INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER SCIENCE
INTRODUCTION TO FORENSIC SCIENCE
ENVIRONMENTAL EARTH SCIENCE
INTRODUCTION TO EARTH SYSTEMS
GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS
INTRODUCTION TO NATURAL SCIENCES
NATURAL SCIENCE FOR ELEMENTARY EDUCATOR
GENERAL PHYSICS I
PHYS SCIENCES FOR ELEMENTARY EDUCATORS
DESCRIPTIVE ASTRONOMY
ENGINEERING PHYSICS I
Social & Behavioral Ways of Knowing
ECON-201PRINCIPLES AND THEORY OF MACROECONOMICS3.00
or ECON-202 PRINCIPLES AND THEORY OF MICROECONOMICS
PSYC-101INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY3.00
Diversity
Select one of the following:3.00
CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY
WORLD PREHISTORY
INTRODUCTION TO NATIVE AMERICAN STUDIES
RACE AND ETHNICITY
COMMUNICATION AND DIVERSITY
INTERNATIONAL LITERATURE
NATIVE AMERICAN WRITTEN LITERATURE
INTRODUCTION TO GEOGRAPHY
HISTORY OF CIVILIZATION
HISTORY OF CIVILIZATION
UNITED STATES HISTORY TO 1865
UNITED STATES HISTORY SINCE 1865
DIVERSITY IN ORGANIZATIONS
ELEMENTARY NEZ PERCE LANGUAGE I
ELEMENTARY NEZ PERCE LANGUAGE II
COMPARATIVE GOVERNMENT
INTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY
BEGINNING SPANISH I
BEGINNING SPANISH II
INTERMEDIATE SPANISH I
INTERMEDIATE SPANISH II
Integrative Seminar: Ethics & Values
Select one of the following:3.00
ID 300A - 300V (See course description for options)
HELLS CANYON INSTITUTE
Foreign/Heritage Language
Select 16 credits of language classes if selecting a Bachelor of Arts degree16.00
Total Credits37.00-40.00

Program Requirements

Health & Kinesiology Courses
KIN-260INTRODUCTION TO KINESIOLOGY AND HEALTH1.00
KIN-272FITNESS AND WELLNESS3.00
KIN-420SOCIAL-CULTURAL ASPECTS OF SPORTS3.00
KIN-425ETHICAL DECISION-MAKING SPORT LEADERS3.00
KIN-486ORGANIZATION AND ADMINISTRATION OF HEALTH, PHYSICAL EDUCATION, RECREATION, ATHLETICS3.00
KIN-487SPORT ADMINISTRATION3.00
KIN-488SPORT FACILITIES AND EVENT MANAGEMENT3.00
KIN-494INTERNSHIP IN KINESIOLOGY6.00
HLTH-354ADDICTION AND PERFORMANCE2.00
Select one of the following:1.00
SPORTS MEDICINE
BASIC FIRST AID/CPR/AED
Select 6 credits of the following electives:6.00
STRESS MANAGEMENT
NUTRITION
SPORTS OFFICIATING
SKILL AND ANALYSIS: COURT SPORTS
SKILL AND ANALYSIS: FIELD SPORTS
SKILL/ANALYSIS: STRENGTH DEVELOPMENT
SKILL AND ANALYSIS:CORE AND FLEXIBILITY
SKILL AND ANALYSIS: EDUCATIONAL GYM&MOV
ADVANCED COACHING THEORY
TECHNIQUES AND METHODS OF COACHING BASKETBALL
TECHNIQUES AND METHODS OF COACHING BASEBALL
TECHNIQUES AND METHODS OF COACHING TRACK AND FIELD
TECHNIQUES AND METHODS OF COACHING FOOTBALL
TECHNIQUES AND METHODS OF COACHING VOLLEYBALL
TECHNIQUES AND METHODS OF COACHING SOCCER
TECHNIQUES AND METHODS OF COACHING TENNIS AND GOLF
YOUTH SPORTS AND RECREATION
STRATEGIES FOR TEACHING PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES
BIOMECHANICS
PHYSIOLOGY OF EXERCISE
MOTOR LEARNING/MOTOR DEVELOPMENT
TESTS AND MEASUREMENTS IN PHYSICAL EDUCATION
SPORTS PSYCHOLOGY
EXERCISE PRESCRIPTION
OUTDOOR EDUCATION
Business Courses
AC-231PRINCIPLES OF ACCOUNTING I3.00
AC-232PRINCIPLES OF ACCOUNTING II3.00
BUS-271BUSINESS STATISTICS3.00
or ECON-300 STATISTICAL METHODS
or PSYC-300 STATISTICAL METHODS
or SS-300 STATISTICAL METHODS
BUS-301FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT3.00
BUS-311FOUNDATIONS OF MANAGEMENT THEORY3.00
BUS-321PRINCIPLES OF MARKETING3.00
BUS-323PROMOTION METHODS3.00
or BUS-431 PUBLIC RELATIONS
BUS-365BUSINESS LAW I3.00
BUS-412HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT3.00
ENGL-203TECHNICAL WRITING3.00
or COMM-330 PROFESSIONAL COMMUNICATION
Senior Research Project
Select KIN or BUS option6.00
Kinesiology Option
SENIOR RESEARCH PROJECT I
RESEARCH PROJECT/SEMINAR II
Business Option
SENIOR STRATEGIC SEMINAR I
SENIOR STRATEGIC SEMINAR II
General Electives
Select 13 elective credits13.00
Total Credits83.00

Summary

General Education Core37
Health & Kinesiology Courses34
Business Courses30
Senior Research Project6
General Electives13
Total120

No grade lower than a "C" will be accepted in the Program courses for Health & Kinesiology and Business. Students in this major must have two advisors: one from the Education and Kinesiology Division and one from the Business Division.