Note: The information below provides convenient links to some of the courses required for this degree; however, it should not be used as a course registration guide. Please refer to the official Lander University Academic Catalog for the most accurate and up-to-date program requirements.


The sports management minor provides students with an integrated academic learning environment for understanding the challenges in the business of sport. Successful candidates for the sports management minor will demonstrate understanding of the nature of the sport industry including knowledge of the qualifications, job requirements, and working conditions for a sport industry position. Students must complete the sports management internship in collaboration with the advisor in their major area of study.

The Sports Management Minor consists of 18 semester hours of courses distributed as follows:

Core: 7-9 semester hours

  • SPTM 101
  • SPTM 301 or MGMT 301 or PEES 308
  • SPTM 490 (Sport-related internship in related major. Students must earn a grade of “B” or higher for the internship to count toward the minor requirements.)

Nine to twelve hours from among the following: