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BA in Sports and Recreation Management - Project Management

Students enrolled in Ashford University's Bachelor of Arts in Sports and Recreation Management with a specialization in project management program have the opportunity to study sports and recreation management as well as contemporary issues in sports management and marketing. Learn more about Ashford University's Bachelor of Arts in Sports and Recreation Management with a specialization in project management program here.

Official Program Name:

Bachelor of Arts in Sports and Recreation Management with a specialization in project management

School Offering Program:

Ashford University

Degree Level:

Bachelor's

Forbes School of Business & Technology

Program Prerequisites:

Prospective students who plan to apply to Ashford University's Bachelor of Arts in Sports and Recreation Management with a specialization in project management program should have graduated high school and should be at least 22 years old.

Program Description:

Students can build on their Bachelor of Arts in Sports and Recreation Management degree by adding a specialization in project management. The specialization courses teach students how to determine the plan and execution of a project, to consider budgets and schedule constraints, and how to evaluate the results. As a student in a Forbes School of Business & Technologyâ„¢ program, you will also have access to a variety of unique resources and online events, such as online speaker series and webinars featuring business experts from Forbes.

Learning Format:

Online

Program Length:

120 credits.

Financial Aid:

Ashford University offers students several payment options, including cash plans, employer tuition reimbursement, direct employer billing, and military tuition assistance. Qualifying students may be eligible for financial aid.

Certain degree programs may not be available in all states.

For more information about on-time completion rates, the median loan debt of students who completed each program, and other important information, please visit:

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Required Courses for a Bachelor of Arts in Sports and Recreation Management with a Specialization in Project Management:

Course requirements are subject to change. Contact Ashford University to confirm the most accurate information before enrolling in a program.

Introductory Course Requirements

  • EXP 105: Personal Dimensions of Education (3 credits)
  • PSY 202: Adult Development & Life Assessment (3 credits)

Major Course Requirements

  • MGT 330: Management for Organizations (3 credits)
  • CGD 218: Visual Literacy in Business (3 credits)
  • CGD 318: Public Relations Practices & Promotional Writing (3 credits)
  • SOC 318: Sociology of Sport (3 credits)
  • BUS 330: Principles of Marketing (3 credits)
  • BUS 340: Business Communications (3 credits)
  • ACC 205: Principles of Accounting I (3 credits)
  • BUS 307: Operations Management & Quantitative Techniques (3 credits)
  • BUS 311: Business Law I (3 credits)
  • ECO 203: Principles of Macroeconomics (3 credits)
  • INF 410: Project Management (3 credits)
  • BUS 303: Human Resources Management (3 credits)
  • SRM 320: Organization & Administration of Sports & Recreation Management (3 credits)
  • SRM 410: Contemporary Issues in Sports Marketing & Management (3 credits)
  • SRM 325: Case Research in Sports & Recreation Management (3 credits)

Project Management Specialization

  • INF 342: Project Quality Assurance (3 credits)
  • INF 336: Project Procurement Management (3 credits)
  • INF 337: Integrated Cost & Schedule Control (3 credits)
  • INF 410: Project Management (3 credits)

Certain degree programs may not be available in all states.

For more information about on-time completion rates, the median loan debt of students who completed each program, and other important information, please visit:

http://ashforddisclosures.com/

Post-Graduation Opportunities

Furthering Your Education:

Graduates of Ashford University's Bachelor of Arts in Sports and Recreation Management with a specialization in project management program have the opportunity to pursue a master's degree in the field. Some of the courses that may be offered in a master's degree program include social-historical foundations of American sports, sports media marketing, sports business communications and public relations, and sports marketing sponsorship.

Some possible master's degrees may include:

  • Master of Science in Sports Management
  • Master of Sport Administration
  • Master of Science in Sport and Leisure Service Management
  • Master of Arts in Sports Administration

Career Paths:

Students who have completed Ashford University's Bachelor of Arts in Sports and Recreation Management with a specialization in project management program could pursue entry-level careers in the field. Job opportunities may exist with commercial recreation programs, professional and intercollegiate sports teams, and sports and fitness clubs.

Some possible job titles may include:

  • Fitness club manager
  • Athletic equipment manager
  • Residential camp director
  • Sports information director

Certain degree programs may not be available in all states.

For more information about on-time completion rates, the median loan debt of students who completed each program, and other important information, please visit:

http://ashforddisclosures.com/

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