College of Education
Bachelor of Science - Sport Management
All applicants into the Sport Management Program must meet the following requirements:
The Application for Admission to the Sport Management Program must include the following:
Each student must submit an Application for Admission to the Sport Management Program to the Coordinator of Sport Management. Applications may be submitted during any of the following submission periods:
Students may apply to the program at any time after earning 45 credits; however, students must apply by the time they have completed 60 credits of coursework. Students will either be: (a) fully admitted; (b) admitted conditionally (pending semester grades); or (c) denied with an opportunity to reapply after completing 15 additional credits of coursework not to include courses in the SPMA degree.
Students who are fully admitted may register for upper level courses in the sport management major without restriction. Students who are admitted conditionally will undergo a subsequent grade review at the conclusion the next full semester. A student admitted conditionally will be allowed to take no more than 6 credits of courses in the SPMA degree program during the review semester, not to include SPMA 355. Students who are denied may not take any sport management courses until receiving either full or conditional acceptance.All students will receive a letter indicating application result. This letter will indicate that if at any point a student falls below the required grade point average, he/she will be placed on probation for one semester. If after the probationary semester, the grade point average is not satisfied, the student will be discontinued from the major for a minimum of one semester. Re-application will be granted only after the grade point average is raised. If grade point average falls below the requirement a second time, student will be permanently discontinued.
Each student must submit an Application for Admission to the Sport Management Program to the Coordinator of Sport Management. Transfer students entering Winthrop with 54 or more credits must apply for admission during the first application period after their start date; also, in certain circumstances, the Coordinator of Sport Management may review an application in a non-submission period. Submission periods are as follows:
External transfer students may use a GPA from transferring institution to meet the admission criteria. The cultural event requirement is waived for external transfer students. All other transfer students will follow the same process as traditional students.
For additional degree requirements, please visit the Degree Requirements page.
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