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Sport Management Major

Description

The College initiated one of the earliest undergraduate sport management programs in the world, having started its sport management program in 1972 and now offering students an interdisciplinary approach to the study of the business of sport, recreation, fitness and leisure industries.

What can I do with a sport management major?

Admission to the Program

Any undergradaute student can declare this major.

Program Requirements

Students in the sport management major pursue a Bachelor of Science degree, and must complete the corresponding degree's requirements.

Student pursuing a major in sport management must also complete the requirements for another program of study offered at the College; for example another: major, minor, concentration or specialty area in another academic field.

Core Courses (36 credits)

  • PEP 360 Modern Day Sport Management
  • PEP 460 Administrative Practices in Sport Management
  • PEP 461 Problems in Sport Management
  • PEP 351 Coaching Sports
  • PEP 353 Administration of Intramurals
  • PEP 355 Sport Marketing, Promotions, Public Relation & Publicity
  • PES 441 Sport and Society
  • PES 460 Ethics in Sports Contests
  • PEP 468 Internship in Sport Management

Electives (9 credits)

  • Choose TWO classes outside of department by advisement

Total Number of Credits: 45

Department of Kinesiology, Sport Studies and Physical Education

Department Chair: Cathy Houston-Wilson
Location: Tuttle North 213
Visit Website
Email: mmoss@brockport.edu
Phone: (585) 395-5332
Fax: (585) 395-2771

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Faculty & Staff

Heidi K Byrne Ph.D
(The University Of Texas At Austin)
Associate Professor

Michele F Carron MA
(Ohio State University-Main Campus)
On Leave

Lee J Cohen MS
(University Of Arizona)
Head Athletic Trainer

Douglas H Collier Ph.D
(Indiana University-Bloomington)
Associate Professor

Colleen Doyle EDD
(University Of Rochester)
Visiting Assistant Professor

John B Feeney BS
(SUNY College At Brockport)
Head Gymnastics Coach/ Lecturer

Melissa Fromm MA
(University Of Wisconsin-La Crosse)
Lecturer

Stephen Gonzalez Ph.D
(University Of Utah)
Assistant Professor

Peter F Hager Ph.D
(The University Of Tennessee)
Associate Professor

Pamela S Haibach Ph.D
(Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus)
Associate Professor

Timothy J Henry Ph.D
(University Of Pittsburgh-Main Campus)
Associate Professor

Hugo Herrera BS
(SUNY College At Brockport)
Teaching Assistant

Christine J Hopple MS
(Virginia Polytechnic Institute And State Universit)
Instructor

Cathy Houston-Wilson Ph.D
(Oregon State University)
Professor and Interim Chair

Alisa James EDD
(University Of Massachusetts-Amherst)
Professor + Associate Chair

Jun Woo Kim Ph.D
(Florida State University)
Assistant Professor

Francis M Kozub Ph.D
(Ohio State University-Main Campus)
Associate Professor

Elizabeth K Lenz Ph.D
(University Of Wisconsin-Milwaukee)
Assistant Professor

Lauren J Lieberman Ph.D
(Oregon State University)
Distinguished Service Professor

Craig O Mattern Ph.D
(Ohio State University-Main Campus)
Associate Professor

Michael M Militello MS
(Indiana State University)
Assistant Athletic Trainer

Marsha L Moss AS
(Bryant And Stratton College-Rochester)
Secretary 1

Ronald Mower Ph.D
(University Of Maryland-College Park)
Assistant Professor

Donald F Murray MS
(SUNY College At Brockport)
Associate Professor + Wrestling Coach

Melanie Perreault Ph.D
(University Of South Carolina-Columbia)
Assistant Professor

Susan C Petersen EDD
(Teachers College At Columbia University)
Associate Professor

Amaury Samalot-Rivera Ph.D
(Ohio State University-Main Campus)
Assistant Professor

Eric Sandler MS
(SUNY At Buffalo)
Adjunct Lecturer

Robert Schneider EDD
(Temple University)
Professor

Pamela A Setek MS
(SUNY College At Cortland)
Visiting Assistant Professor

Amanda L Shearer MS
(East Stroudsburg University Of Pennsylvania)
Lecturer

Brooke Starkoff Ph.D
(Ohio State University-Main Campus)
Assistant Professor

Danny Too Ph.D
(University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign)
Associate Professor

Cesar R Torres Ph.D
(Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus)
Professor

Sheri Treadwell Ph.D
(University Of Northern Colorado)
Assistant Professor

Susan M Wielgosz MS
(Indiana State University)
Clinical Instructor

Christopher Williams Ph.D
(Auburn University Main Campus)
Associate Professor