May 19, 2024  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
2022-2023 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Sport Management, B.S.

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Degree Requirements: 124 Credit Hours

See Core Curriculum  for required courses in Area A1 through Area E.

General Requirements (Core A - E) Credit Hours: 42

Additional Requirements Credit Hours: 4

Sport Management Concentrations (Students must choose one concentration)

Non-Sport Management Courses

Select 3 credit hours from the following Guided Electives:

Foreign Language Requirement or “Significant International Content” course

Select one Foreign Language Requirement or “Significant International Content” course


Select 6 credit hours of Electives

Total Credit Hours: 124

1 Can be taken as a guided elective in Sport Development and Athletic Administration concentrations

2 Can be taken as a guided elective in Marketing and Revenue Generation and Athletic Administration concentrations

Program Admission Criteria

  • Students must have completed all Area F requirements with a minimum grade of “C” before admission to the program.
  • Students must have an overall 2.25 GPA to enroll in the internship.
  • Students may do a non internship option by completing approved course work if they are unable to complete the internship.

Program Progression Requirements

  • Students must earn minimum grade of “C” in all Area F courses and within the major requirements, including guided electives.

Honors in Exercise Science

To graduate with a Honors in Exercise Science, a student must:

  • be admitted to the Honors College;
  • successfully complete at least three credit hours of HONS 4610 Honors Research Seminar 
  • successfully complete and present an Honors Thesis or Capstone Project at the time of graduation;
  • be in good standing in the Honors College at the time of graduation


Undergraduate Academic Advisement at Georgia Southern is provided to all degree-seeking undergraduate students by professional advisors. Academic Advisors are located on all three Georgia Southern University campuses. Students are required to meet with their assigned Academic Advisor at least once a semester. For more information visit Academic Advisement .

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