B.I.S. in Sport Administration

Program Information

The Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies concentration in Sport Administration provides students with a broad-based knowledge of the business of sport in order to prepare them for managerial positions in the sport industry. Students have an opportunity to acquire knowledge and skills to apply to careers in the sport industry through selection of coursework in: sport administration, hospitality administration, journalism and public relations, and sport coaching, offered at Georgia State University through different departments and academic disciplines.


Year 1

Term 1

Course Hours

ENGL 1101

3

Area B Course

2

Area C Humanities Course

3

Area C Fine Arts Course

3

HIST 2110

3

GSU 1010

1
Total Hours 15

Term 2

Course Hours

ENGL 1102

3

MATH 1111

3

Area D Science Sequence “A”

4

POLS 1101

3

KH 2400

3
Total Hours 16

Milestones

  • Attend major fair and declare major
  • Meet with academic advisor in University Advisement Center

Year 2

Term 1

Course Hours

Area B Course

2

Area D Science Sequence “B”

4

Area E Global Issues Elective

3

LT 2010

3

ACCT 2101

3
Total Hours 15

Term 2

Course Hours

Area D Math/Science Elective

3

AREA E Social Science Elective

3

SCOM 1500

3

ECON 2106

3

JOUR 1010

3
Total Hours 15

Milestones

  • Meet with academic advisor in University Advisement Center
  • Complete core curriculum (Areas A-E)
  • Complete Area F classes KH 2400 and ECON 2106 with C or better on first attempt; ACCT 2101 with C or better in no more than two attempts
  • Submit Sport Administration program application

Year 3

Term 1

Course Hours

KH 4320

3

KH 3460

3

Discipline 1 Course

3

Discipline 2 Course

3

Allied Elective

3
Total Hours 15

Term 2

Course Hours

KH 4330

3

KH 4370

3

Discipline 1 Course

3

Discipline 2 Course

3

Allied Elective

3
Total Hours 15

Milestones

  • Meet with academic advisor in University Advisement Center
  • Meet with faculty advisor in academic department
  • Register with University Career Services

Year 4

Term 1

Course Hours

KH 4340

3

Discipline 1 Course

3

Discipline 2 Course

3

Allied Elective

3

Elective

3
Total Hours 15

Term 2

Course Hours

KH 4670

3

Discipline 1 Course

3

Discipline 2 Course

3

Allied Elective

3

Elective

3
Total Hours 15

Milestones

  • Apply for graduation two semesters in advance
  • Meet with academic advisor in Office of Academic Assistance
  • Meet with faculty advisor in academic department