Fitness Management Composite: Sport Management Specialization, B.S.

Program Locations

The Fitness Management Composite: Sport Management Specialization, B.S. is available at the following locations:

About this Program

For students pursuing a career in professional athletic programs, Wayland’s sports management degree offers exemplary, vocational learning. This program’s courses focus on exercise science while also enhancing students’ leadership and organizational skills, preparing graduates for the fast-paced world of sports business.

A sports management degree requires students to complete 47 hours in their major field of study. While participating in this program, students will take courses such as Principles of Management, Legal Aspects of Sports, Sociology of Sport and Physical Activity, and Sport Promotion and Marketing.

Requirements

The Bachelor of Science in Fitness Management requires 124 semester hours.  The sports management specialization required 18 semester hours of exercise and sports science and business.

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Faculty

The School of Education has a highly qualified and experienced faculty.

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Organizations - Exercise and Sport Science Club

  • The Exercise and Sport Science Club is an organization that encourages outstanding achievements in and outside of the classroom by promoting awareness and participation in exercise, health, nutrition, sports, and fitness management. 
  • Students participating in this organization are extended the chance to connect with fellow students and to network within their desired career field.

Careers

  • Health club manager
  • Strength, wellness, or conditioning coach
  • Professional or amateur team manager
  • Sports facility manager
  • Corporate fitness director
  • Nutrition center manager

School of Education Events

August 16, 2018

Student Teacher Orientation

Student Teacher Orientation for Plainview Campus
All Day Plainview Campus

August 20, 2018

Student Teaching first rota...

Student Teaching first rotation begins for Plainview Campus
8am - 4pm, Plainview Campus

August 22, 2018

Classes Begin on Plainview...

Classes Begin on Plainview Campus
All Day Plainview Campus

October 5, 2018

First rotation of student t...

Student teachers end their first rotation in the classroom.
All Day Plainview Campus

October 8, 2018

Student Teaching second rot...

The second roation of student teaching begins.
All Day Plainview Campus

January 14, 2019

Plainview Campus Student Te...

Plainview Campus Student Teaching rotation begins
All Day Plainview Campus

March 1, 2019

Plainview Campus Student Te...

Plainview Campus Student Teaching first rotation ends
All Day Plainview Campus

April 12, 2019

Honors Luncheon

Honors LuncheonUniversity Center, Room 211 (UC211) 
12pm - 1:30pm, University Center - Room 211

April 26, 2019

Plainview Campus Student Te...

Plainview Campus Student Teaching second rotation ends
All Day Plainview Campus

April 26, 2019

Honors Luncheon

Honors LuncheonUniversity Center, Room 211 (UC211)
12pm - 1:30pm, University Center, Room 211

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