Dec 02, 2021  
2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Human Performance and Sport Major, B.A.


Sport Industry Operations Concentration

The MSU Denver Sport Industry Operations program prepares students to work in the growing and competitive field of sport management. Content within the concentration covers key areas, such as sport facility and event management, sport and social media, governance and management of amateur and professional sport, high school and collegiate athletics administration, and sport promotion and sponsorship. Students with a concentration in Sport Industry Operations are required to select a minor in an area approved by a Sport Industry Operations program advisor.

General Studies


Oral Communication: 3 credits


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Quantitative Literacy: 3 credits


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Arts and Humanities: 6 credits


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Historical: 3 credits


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Natural and Physical Sciences: 6 credits


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Social and Behavioral Sciences I: 3 credits


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Social and Behavioral Sciences II: 3 credits


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Global Diversity: 0 or 3 credits


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General Studies Total: 33 credits

Multicultural: 3 credits


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Multicultural Total: 3 credits

Approved Electives


9 credits approved by concentration advisor

Subtotal: 9 credits

Total for Concentration: 60 credits

Summary of Credits Required for the Sport Industry Operations Concentration


General Studies Requirements 33 credits
Multicultural Requirement 3 credits
Sport Industry Operations Concentration 60 credits
Approved Minor 18 credits
General Electives 6 credits
Total for BA in Human Performance and Sport: Sport Industry Operations Concentration 120 credits

Notes


A grade of "C" or better in all concentration courses is required in order to receive credit.

HPS 4610: Students who have not fulfilled all general education requirements through courses or transfer credit should strongly consider completing these requirements prior to registering for this course.

Students must have a 2.80 GP A in the concentration to be eligible for an internship.

Students with a concentration in Sport Industry Operations are required to select a minor in an area approved by a Sport Industry Operations program advisor.

HPS 4890 and HPS 4891 must be taken concurrently. Students must have completed a minimum of 36 credit hours within the concentration before they will be allowed to register for HPS 4890 and HPS 4891.