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2019-2020 Catalog
General Business: Sports Management (Master of Business Admin.)

Program Description for General Business

Major: General Business Concentration: Sports Management Degree: Master of Business Admin.

Prerequisites (15 credits)

Students must have completed (or be completing all prerequisites or have permission from the graduate advisor) before enrolling in other MBA coursework.

ACG6005 Financial Accounting (3 Credits)

ECO6060 Economic Analysis (3 Credits)

FIN6407 Financial Management (3 Credits)

MAN6002 Cornerstones of Management (3 Credits)

MAR6055 Fundamentals of Marketing (3 Credits)

Major Requirements (27 credits)

Can be taken in any semester in which the course is offered.

ACG6305 Management Accounting (3 Credits)

Accounting majors MUST substitute ACG6309 for ACG6305.

ECO6415 Making Decisions with Data (3 Credits)

ECP6705 Economics of Business Decision (3 Credits)

FIN6406 Advanced Financial Management (3 Credits)

Co-requisite of ECO 6415

ISM6021 Mgmt Information Technology (3 Credits)

Accounting majors should substitute ACG 6405 for ISM 6021 (if CPA credit is desired).

MAN6204 Organizational Theory (3 Credits)

MAN6501 Modeling/Management Operations (3 Credits)

Prerequisite ECO6415

MAR6805 Marketing Strategy (3 Credits)

MAN6726 Advanced Strategic Management (3 Credits)

MAN6726 is a permission only course and must be taken in your final semester. Students must have a 3.0 graduate level GPA before enrolling in MAN6726. Students must apply for MAN6726 the semester prior to the semester they plan to graduate and can only register with permission from advising. Apply on the Coggin Advising website.

Concentration Requirements (9 credits)

Students must make a "B" or better in all concentration classes. SPM6008 foundations of Sport Management (3 hours) - to be taken if one does not have an undergraduate degree or minor in Sports Management.

SELECT 3 of the 4 courses

Students may take any 3 of the four courses listed below

  • SPM5206 Ethics and Issues in Sport
  • SPM5506 Sport Finance
  • SPM6106 Facilities and Risk Management
  • SPM5308 Marketing and Promotions