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|Sport Management - A.S. Degree||60 cr.||Online | On Campus|
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The field of sport management focuses on the business side of sport, fitness, and recreation. Topics include sport ethics, marketing, management, and accounting. An exploration of career requirements and opportunities in sport management is included. Required coursework includes classes in sport management, business, and liberal arts and sciences. The A.S. degree option provides for transfer to a baccalaureate program for continued study, networking, and expanded career options. Learn the knowledge and skills that it takes to become a successful sport management professional.
The Sport Management A.S. Degree has a 2 + 2 agreement with Minnesota State University, Mankato. Contact Sara Woodward, firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
This program offers Credit for Prior Learning (CPL). Seek credit for life experience to accelerate your progress toward a degree, diploma, or certificate. Visit the Credit for Prior Learning page to learn more.
A.S. Degree • 60 credits
Each year, Dakota County Technical College and the DCTC Foundation make more than $200,000 in scholarships available to our students. Students are encouraged to create an account and apply for scholarships online.
Students looking for ways to help finance their college education can find part-time jobs on campus with various DCTC departments and programs. Deliver your completed Work-Study Application to the Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid and search for openings on Handshake. For more information, you can review Work Study Procedure.
Step 1: Apply now for financial aid. Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
DCTC's Federal School Code: 010402
Step 2: After receiving an official award letter from DCTC, you may apply online for a Federal Stafford Student Loan. Visit the Loans page for more information.
Sport management graduates become valuable employees in community centers, sports arenas/fields/courts, youth sport organizations, fitness centers, camps, parks and cruise ships.
According to CAREERwise Education, Minnesota's career, education and job resource, sport management gradutes in high demand and there will be a need for about 8,194 new Coaches and Scouts to meet market demand between 2018-2028. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth. This is high growth compared to other careers.
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The Sport Management program at DCTC is active throughout the year and makes headlines in college publications. Read about student success, student field trips and the accomplishments of our instructors.
As a student in DCTC's Sport Management program, you have many opportunities to make connections in the design industry through your involvement in professional clubs and organizations.
DCTC features active student clubs and organizations for Sport Management students, providing networking and professional development opportunities right on campus.
Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society (PTK)
Phi Theta Kappa is recognized as the official honor society for community colleges by the American Association of Community Colleges. PTK provides many leadership and civic engagement opportunities for students. To be eligible for membership, you must have completed a minimum of 12 hours of coursework at DCTC with a cumulative GPA of 3.5. Invitations to join the society are mailed to eligible students at the end of each term.
Multicultural Student Leadership Association
Did you know that more than 20 different cultures are represented in DCTC's student body? As members of the Multicultural Student Leadership Association, we believe in the importance of not only recognizing our differences, but also embracing and learning from them. MSLA gives students from all cultures the chance to learn, belong and grow by experiencing the rich world of people that visits our campus everyday.