• On-Campus Component
    No
  • Cost
    $418.55 per credit before fees
  • Total Credits
    120
  • Credential
    Undergraduate Degree
  • Application Deadlines
    Spring: December 15; Summer: May 1; Fall: August 1
  • Campus
    Crookston
  • Department
    Business

The Bachelor of Science in Sport and Recreation Management is a hands-on program that offers you a rich, well-rounded business experience. You'll gain valuable knowledge and experience by examining case studies and experiential learning projects, as well as through internship, job shadowing, studying abroad, and networking opportunities.

Courses cover diverse topics such as sport law, facility and event management, sport marketing, sport communication, sport finance and economics, sport ethics and leadership, and sport psychology.

All admission materials must be submitted to the Office of Admissions no later than 4:30 p.m. Central Standard Time on the deadlines noted.

Transferring Credits

Want to know how your previous college credits will transfer before you apply? Request an unofficial evaluation of your transcripts by one of our professional advisors. Fill out the form below with your major, semester you'd like to start, and attach your transcripts. Please allow 5-7 business days for your transfer evaluation. UMC accepts all transfer credits that come from a regionally accredited college or University.

Transfer Evaluation Request

Sample Courses

  • MGMT 3210 – Supervision and Leadership (3 cr)
  • SRM 3100 – Psychology of Sport (3 cr)
  • SRM 3006 – Sport Marketing and Communication (3 cr)
  • SRM 3008 – Sport Ethics and Leadership (3 cr)
  • SRM 3200 – Socio-Cultural Dimensions in Sport (3 cr)

View a sample program plan for more details.

Online Catalog

Career Outlook

Graduates of this program can find jobs across the spectrum of sports-related areas, including:

  • Athlete management or relations
  • Athletic academic advising
  • Broadcasting
  • Coaching
  • Community or external relations
  • Event coordination
  • Facilities management
  • Fundraising
  • Journalism
  • Marketing and promotions
  • Product development or distribution
  • Publicity or sales
  • Psychology
  • Talent scouting or recruiting
  • Youth services development

Fees

Read the descriptions carefully to determine which fees may apply to you.

Students enrolled in 0.5 or more credits at UMC pay a $250 UMC Campus Fee each semester. The Crookston Campus Fee helps to fund technological infrastructure and student academic support including advisors, tutoring, library, career counseling, and accessibility.

Financial Aid

Financial aid is available for eligible students. Students must fill out the FAFSA form and use code 004069 when applying for financial aid for this program. Contact the University of Minnesota-Crookston (UMC) for additional information:

UMC Financial Aid Office
Phone: 800-862-6466 ext 8569; 218-218-8550
Fax: 218-281-8579
Email: umc-fa@umn.edu