Sport Management Admission

Program Admission and Retention Criteria (Effective Fall 2023)

To declare the Sport Management major, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Students must be admitted to Kennesaw State University.

  • Applicants must have a 2.5 cumulative grade point average in the following 6 courses POLS 1101 (American Government), ENGL 1102 (Composition II), ACCT 2101 (Principles of Accounting 1), ECON 2106 (Principles of Microeconomics), SM 2100 (Introduction to Sport Management) and SM 2200 (History & Contemporary Aspects of Sport) and a minimum grade of "C" in each required course for admission. Transfer courses considered equivalent by the transfer review process will be permitted. No more than two attempts will be allowed for admission courses. Withdraws count as an attempt.

  • Students admitted to the program must earn a grade of "C" or better in each required course within the Sport Management curriculum of which only two attempts per course will be allowed to earn the degree. Withdraws count as an attempt.

  • Candidates must complete and submit a program application by the stated deadline.

  • Information regarding the application process can be obtained from the Advising Center.


Note: Admission applications are processed on a rolling basis to meet the student demand for the program. Applicants are encouraged to apply when enrolled in their last term of admission courses to assist with registration for the upcoming term.