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Sports Management Minor


The courses for the minor include three required courses and at least three elective courses, one from each category, for a minimum of 18 required credits.  At least half the courses must be taken at UVM.  Students must earn at least a 2.0 cumulative GPA in their Sports Management minor courses to earn a minor in Sports Management.  The courses for the minor include:

Required Courses:
EDPE 220Sport in Society3
EDPE 101Intro to Sports Management3
or EDPE 241 at 3 credits may be substituted for EDPE 101; EDPE 241 is a fee-based spring recess travel course
PRT 235Outdoor Recreation Planning3
One of the following Management courses:3
Leadership & Org Behavior
Special Topics I (Careers in College Athletics)
Philosophy of Coaching
Ski Area Management
One of the following Marketing/Communications courses:3
Marketing Management
Marketing: Comm Entrepreneurs
Event Planning for Athletics
Fund of Public Communication
Resort Mgmt & Marketing
One of the following Entrepreneurship courses:3
Entrepreneurial Leadership
Entrepreneurship: Bus Planning
Intro to Comm Entrepreneurship
Strat Plan:Comm Entrepreneurs
Entrepreneurship Rec&Tourism

Other Information

Consult your major advisor for any applicable course/major restrictions and information regarding the use of one course to meet multiple degree requirements. Majors in Parks, Recreation and Tourism, or Business Administration may double count at most two courses from the Sports Management minor towards the major.