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Minor in Sports Management

A taste for the business of sports.

If you want to pursue a career in athletics administration, sports communications, sports marketing, sales and promotions, or any other facet of community, collegiate, and professional sports, having a strong grasp of all that the industry has grown to become can make you a stand-out candidate. The minor in sports management from William Woods University can serve as a great addition to a major in education, exercise science or athletic training, business administration, political/legal studies or communication.

Your coursework will be a perfect blend of sports management courses and business management courses. Your sports management core requirements will be integrated with business management and marketing, business writing and computer science.

You will also be able to work in the Center for Human Performance, which includes state-of-the-art equipment. Work in our on-campus fitness facility, the Weider Fitness Center, and study in the only institution in Missouri recognized by the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) Education Recognition Program (ERP).


The minor in sports management at William Woods University includes 14 required course credits and 5 required elective credits.

Courses you may take

EXS 220

Social Science in Sport


EXS 401

Sports Psychology


SMG 100

Introduction to Sports Management


SMG 310

Sports Law


SMG 406

Management of Athletics