The major is a part of the Department of Sports and Recreation Management, an academic unit within the School of Hospitality, Sport and Recreation Management.

The faculty is dedicated to the development of future leaders in sport and recreation management professions through a course of study that maximizes the potential of individuals and society. Within the program, the faculty emphasizes the skills and real-life experiences that are so important to be successful in this industry. This is demonstrated through supervised practicums and internships. In addition, the program is dedicated to providing an outstanding undergraduate program based on the criteria of relevant professional associations, opportunities that challenge students to think critically, and projects that push the boundaries of knowledge and promote effective practice in sport and recreation management.

Degrees Offered






Declaring the Major

New Freshmen and Transfer Students
Students should declare the sport and recreation management major when they register for orientation.

Currently Enrolled Major Changers 
Students should submit a "Change or Declaration of Major" form to the sport and recreation management adviser in Godwin Hall, Room 355.

Progressing in the Major

Remain in good academic standing with a cumulative GPA of at least 2.0.

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