2020-2021 Samford University Undergraduate Catalog 
    Apr 16, 2021  
2020-2021 Samford University Undergraduate Catalog

Sport Administration Major (B.S.)

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The sport administration major is designed to prepare students for sport industry leadership positions in: intercollegiate athletic administration, professional sports, facility and event operations, marketing and public relations, law, interscholastic athletic administration, sport business, and related fields. Every course is grounded in leadership skills such as punctuality, problem-solving, professional speaking and intentionality. Students must have a minimum GPA of 2.50 for admission to the program and must maintain a minimum 2.30 GPA to remain in the program. If, at any time a student falls below a 2.3 GPA overall, a one semester probation will be implemented. After this probation, if a student’s overall GPA remains below 2.30, he/she will be dismissed from the program for one academic year.

General Education - Univ Core Curriculum: 22 Credits

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General Education - Distribution Areas: 23 Credits

Sport Administration Major: 53 Credits

General Electives: 30 Credits

(directed by advisor)

Total Required Credits: 128

NOTE: Students must maintain a 2.30 GPA to remain in the major.

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