SEE YOURSELF SUCCEED WITH A DEGREE IN Sport and Recreation Management
Enjoy the opportunity of learning under award-winning faculty. Our instructors have the knowledge and passion needed to help you succeed.
Participate in excellence-driven programs that empower you with the knowledge and skills to thrive in a variety of settings. The Department of Health and Human Performance is here to help you be successful, both in the ‘real' world and at graduate school.
Foster your education with a space designed for innovation and collaboration. Our new Nursing and Health Sciences Building features state-of-the-art equipment and facilities that provide you with an unmatched experience.
Our curriculum emphasizes concepts and methodology for success. Field experience and real-world internship engagement will give you confidence and practical applications that enhance your understanding of material.
Earning your Bachelor of Science in Sport and Recreation Management from A&M-Commerce can open many opportunities within the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex, the Southwest region and beyond.
Career Possibilities and Current Median Salaries
Salary information for entry-level positions in college athletics are from the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics website. Other information from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
The Internship experience provides the foundation employers are often looking for. Sport and recreation management students are required to complete an internship their senior year. This is designed to give students practical work experience in the sport and recreation industry and allows you to apply all that you have learned throughout the program. This is a 360 staff hour, 40 hour per week, graded opportunity!
Examine the history of sport and recreation facilities, along with appropriate procedures for planning and operating current and future sport and recreation facilities. Planning, organizing, coordinating and managing of sport and recreation venues and facilities will be the focus.
Explore and examine foundations and basic sport programming skills, methods, and techniques necessary to deliver sport and recreational activities within a variety of settings, agencies, and/or organizations.
Examine social and ethical issues affecting sports, the sport industry, and sport managers in today's global marketplace. Topics include a survey of cultural, economic, and political structures which compose, and contribute to, an ever-changing and expanding international sport industry. Sport and recreation organizations and the production and consumption of sport products and events will be examined relating to their roles in global sport commerce.
Undergraduate Program Costs
Tuition and fees for undergraduate students taking 12 credit hours are $4,212 for Texas residents and $9,108 for non-residents.