The B.B.A. in Sport Administration is designed to give students a robust business foundation with a focused emphasis on the management, leadership skills, and real-world applications in the sports industry. The 63-hour program will include the 39-hour Common Professional Core required for all B.B.A. majors at FHU, and 24 hours of major courses in sport administration, communication, kinesiology, and business electives.
The B.B.A. in Sport Administration program is for undergraduate students who have an interest in sports coaching, high school or college administration, and professional sport industry. The B.B.A. in Sport Administration will also be of interest to students who desire to pursue a graduate degree in related fields such as education, business, or management.
Demand for workers with administrative skills specific to the sport and recreation industry is expected to increase over the next decade. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of recreation workers is projected to grow 8 percent from 2018 to 2028, faster than the average for all occupations.
Careers in the sporting industry:
Conference commissioner’s office
National collegiate governing body office
Corporate Sponsorship Director
Sport Media Audio/Visual Technicians
Marketing research director
Public Relations Director
Sports Information/Communication Director
Public Recreation Director
B.B.A. Sport Administration
B.B.A. Major in Sport Administration
Program Coordinator: Mr. Vincent Meninno
For a complete listing of requirements for graduation, see Academics: Degree/Graduation
I.Liberal Arts Core Requirements
Listed in this catalog under Academics: Liberal Arts Core
Limit II. C. Quantitative Reasoning to MAT 235 Introductory Statistics
II. Common Professional Component for all B.B.A. Majors:
Principles of Accounting I
Principles of Accounting II
Quantitative Business Analysis
Business Communication (W)
Legal Environment of Business
Business Ethics (W)
Business Capstone (W)
Principles of Management
Principles of Marketing
III. Major Requirements:
Introduction to Sport Administration
Financial Management for Sport Administration
Risk Management for Sport Administration
Sport Administration Internship
Choose 6 hours from the following courses
Organization and Administration of Physical Education (W)
SPT 397 Sport Administration Experience
IV. Electives (including additional Bible):
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