College of Education and Human Development - George Mason University

SPMT 201: Introduction to Sport Management

Important: For the most up-to-date information, refer to the official George Mason Course Catalog

General Information

Credit hours: 3


Introduces sport management profession. Primary focus is on sport industry, including professional sport entertainment, amateur sport entertainment, for-profit sport participation, nonprofit sport participation, sporting goods, and sport services. Notes: Open to non majors. Offered by School of Sport/Rec/Tour Mgmt. Limited to three attempts.
Schedule Type: Lecture
This course is graded on the Undergraduate Regular scale.

Current Sections

  • Fall 2020, Section: 001, CRN 70877, Format: Face-to-Face, Instructor: Julie Aylsworth
  • Fall 2020, Section: 002, CRN 70878, Format: Hybrid, Instructor: Craig Esherick
  • Fall 2020, Section: 003, CRN 84308, Format: Hybrid, Instructor: Craig Esherick
  • Fall 2020, Section: DL1, CRN 71334, Format: Online, Instructor: Jacqueline McDowell

Upcoming Sections

  • Spring 2021, Section: 001*, CRN 10239, Format: Face-to-Face, Instructor: Julie Aylsworth
  • Spring 2021, Section: 002*, CRN 10240, Format: Face-to-Face, Instructor: Craig Esherick
  • Spring 2021, Section: DL1*, CRN 19296, Format: Online, Instructor: Lindsey Campbell

*These sections are available to non-degree seeking students as well. To take courses without applying to a degree program, you'll need to submit an application as a non-degree seeking student. If you're interested in applying a course to a degree in the future, set up a call with an admissions counselor. All courses available in Summer 2020 will be offered online.

Prior Sections (partial list)