Academics & Admission


Academics & Admission

The UCCS Sport Management Program continues to attract highly motivated and achieving students. One differentiating quality of this program is that it is housed in the AACSB-accredited UCCS College of Business and allows students to earn a business degree with an emphasis in Sport Management. The result is that students have a solid foundation in business in addition to their experiences and focus in sport - increasing job potential and opportunities.

Students in the UCCS Sport Management program are required to successfully complete 120 credit hours that encompasses general education, general business and specific emphasis curriculum. 


Admission Requirements

Candidates must first be admitted to the UCCS College of Business and then be considered by the Sport Management Program.

Freshmen admission requirements:

  • 3.0 unweighted GPA & top 50% of high school class
  • SAT: a combined score of 1150+, with a minimum Reading and Writing score of 500+ and Math score of 570+
  • ACT: a composite score of 21+, with a minimum English score of 19+ and Math score of 22+
    • ** Temporary Adjustment for 2022-23 applicants: 3.25 unweighted GPA & top 50% of high school class – no ACT/SAT required. Do not submit ACT/SAT scores if you do not meet criteria above or if you have not taken an ACT/SAT. **

Transfer admission requirements:

  • Minimum of a 3.0 GPA (15+ credits)
  • 'C' or better in College Algebra & English Composition equivalent

Admissions Process

  1. Complete the UCCS application and submit all required documents and fees
  2. During this application process, you will be prompted to select a major - choose Sport Management
  3. Consideration for admission into the Sport Management Program will be based upon admission to the College of Business


Sport Management Emphasis Courses


Full Curriculum - PDF
Freshman Year Sport Courses
Sophomore Year Sport Courses
Junior Year Sport Courses
Senior Year Sport Courses