SPTA 677 - Intercollegiate Athletics

Examines historical foundations of intercollegiate sport, the development of sport in higher education, and the contemporary business landscape of college sports. Explores policy development at the institutional and national governance level including the effect of NCAA policy on member institutions. Surveys the NCAA Manual including amateurism, recruiting, and eligibility legislation. Prerequisite: permission of the program coordinator. Open only to physical education and sport: sport administration majors.

College: College of Health
Hours: 3
Permission: Y
Co-requisite: none
Prerequisite: none