The Department of Sport Studies at WVU Tech has a B.S. undergraduate degree in Athletic Coaching Education (ACE) and a B.S. undergraduate degree in Sport Management (SM). Both programs are West Virginia University degrees. Students are admitted as Pre-ACE and Pre-SM majors prior making application to their program of interest (see Admission Requirements). ACE has approximately 60-80 majors and SM has approximately 30-40 majors.
Beginning in the Fall of 2011, all ACE majors are required to have a minor and all SM majors are required to complete an internship. All courses are offered on the WVU Tech campus to complete each degree. Students may also take courses at the main campus in Morgantown, West Virginia, including additional choices for a minor or area of emphasis. For more information please go to: http://cpass.wvu.edu/academic_programs. A wide variety of courses are also offered to the Tech student body through the Basic Instruction component.
BIG TIME UNIVERSITY NAME – SMALL CLASSES WITH INDIVIDUALIZED INSTRUCTION
If you are asking yourself : “What all can I do if I am interested in athletics and sport?” check this out.
Minor in Sport Management
SIX HOURS REQUIRED IN BUSINESS
BCOR 350 Marketing: 3 hours
BCOR 370 Management: 3 hours
TWELVE HOURS REQUIRED IN SPORT MANAGEMENT
SM 425 Facility Planning: 3 hours
SM 485 Sport Management: 3 hours
SM 486 Sport Marketing: 3 hours
CHOOSE ONE CLASS FROM THE FOLLOWING
SM 370 Sport Finance: 3 hours
SM 380 History & Philosophy of Sport: 3 hours
Total Hours Required: 18 hours