Professor Tom Cox
Professor Ann Deblinger
Certificate of Achievement
in Sports Management
Associate in Science (A.S.) Degree in Business Administration
Sports Management Option
The A.S. Degree in Business Administration/Sports Management Option is for students who wish to continue their study in the fields of Sports Management, Marketing, or other related business studies at a four-year institution. *
*Students are strongly encouraged to consult the Business faculty as early as possible to ensure choosing electives acceptable to transfer institutions.
After completion of this A.S. program, gaining a position in sports administration or opening a small business in the sports industry are possible.
Upon successful completion of this program students will:
Demonstrate general business knowledge of:
types of businesses, competition, business environment, business plans
SWOT, functions of management, marketing mix
financial statements, accounting cycle, bank reconciliation
legislation related to business
Develop a clear, well-organized written, verbal, or PowerPoint presentation on an assigned topic from the course content.
Demonstrate general information literacy skills for business research purposes
Demonstrate analytical skills (including Excel) necessary to solve business problems
Develop a marketing plan and a sponsorship proposal for the Sport/Fitness industry.