Program Information

Sport Management

Restrict Results

The 18-credit minor in Sport Management is designed for students who are interested in pursuing a career path in the sport industry along with their chosen major. Students selecting this minor in sport management should have an interest in learning about the business, communications, marketing, event planning, economic, global, and legal aspects of the sport industry.

Criteria and Important Deadlines

Applicants are admitted on a space-available basis. To be eligible, students must have:

  1. a cumulative GPA of 3.25 or above;
  2. completed a minimum of 30 credits at Syracuse University in courses graded A-F;
  3. submit a minor application;
  4. declare a minor no later than the first semester of junior year. 

Deadlines for applying for the minor are November 1 for spring admission and April 1 for fall admission.

Required core course (3 credits)
SPM 205 Principles of Sport Management (prereq for all SPM courses) (3 credits)

Plus 15 credits of additional Sport Management courses, 12 credits of which must be numbered 300 or above.