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Relevant sport industry skill development.
Hands on experience throughout coursework.
Curriculum relevant to contemporary sport issues.
Internship and practicum experiences available in the Hampton Roads area.
Course will introduce students to the sport industry, the wide range of career opportunities involving sport, and the economic impact of sports in America. Prerequisites: A grade of C- or better in MATH 102M or MATH 162M.
An examination of the principles and practices of sport facility management. Special emphasis will be placed on management functions related to facility supervision, financing, marketing, public relations, risk management, security, operations, maintenance, programming, scheduling, event planning, box office operations and concessions. Prerequisites: A grade of C- or better in SMGT 214 and junior standing.
This course is designed to provide a detailed examination of the relationship between sport and corporate sponsorship. Topics will include sport sponsorship background and history, reasons for sponsorship, benefits of sponsorship, types of sport sponsorship, strategic communication through sponsorship, sponsorship valuation, and evaluation of sponsorship packages. Special emphasis will be placed on the relationship between sport sponsorship development, event planning and fund-raising strategies. Prerequisites: A grade of C- or better in SMGT 214 and junior standing.
Students entering the Minor program in Sport Management should meet the minimum university admission requirements (Undergraduate Admission)
SMGT 214 is a prerequisite for the minor and is not included in the calculation of the grade point average for the minor.
Completion of an additional 12 credit hours in the SMGT program.
Estimated rates for the 2022-23 academic year. Rates are subject to change. Anyone that is not a current Virginia resident will be charged non-resident rates. That includes international students.
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