• A Bachelor of Science in Sport & Fitness Management requires 120 credit hours.
  • For transfer students, no more than 60 credit hours from a two-year school can be applied toward a UAH degree. 
  • In order to graduate, 12 of the last 18 credit hours must be taken at UAH, and 25% of all coursework must be taken at UAH.
  • For graduation application instructions, see here.
Area I: Freshman Composition3-6
COLLEGE WRITING I
COLLEGE WRITING I W/STUDIO
COLLEGE WRITING II
ACCELERATED COLLEGE WRITING
HONORS ENGLISH SEMINAR
Area II: Humanities and Fine Arts*12
Fine Arts3
ARH SURV:ANCIENT-MEDIEVAL
ARH SURV:RENAISSANCE-MODERN
ARH SUR:NON-WESTERN TRADITIONS
DRAWING: FOUNDATIONS
THEATRE APPRECIATION
INTRO TO FILM STUDIES
INTRO TO MUSIC LITERATURE
Literature3-6
READINGS LITERATURE/CULTURE I
READINGS LITERATURE/CULTURE 2
HONORS SEM READINGS LIT/CUL I
HONORS SEM READINGS LIT/CUL 2
MYTHOLOGY
Humanities and Fine Arts3-6
Intro to Rhetorical Communication
INTRO FOREIGN LANG I: SPANISH
INTRO FOREIGN LANG I: ARABIC
INTRO FOREIGN LANG I:FRENCH
INTRO FOREIGN LANG I:GERMAN
INTRO FOREIGN LANG I:JAPANESE
INTRO FOREIGN LANG I:RUSSIAN
INTRO FOREIGN LANG II:SPANISH
INTRO FOREIGN LANG II: ARABIC
INTRO FOREIGN LANG II:FRENCH
INTRO FOREIGN LANG II:GERMAN
INTRO FOREIGN LANG II:JAPANESE
INTRO FOREIGN LANG II:RUSSIAN
INTERM FOREIGN LANG:SPANISH
INTERM FOREIGN LANG I: ARABIC
INTERM FOREIGN LANG:FRENCH
INTERM FOREIGN LANG:GERMAN
INTERM FOREIGN LANG: JAPANESE
INTERM FOREIGN LANG:RUSSIAN
INTERM FOREIGN LANG II:SPANISH
INTERM FOREIGN LANG II: ARABIC
INTERM FOREIGN LANG II:FRENCH
INTERM FOREIGN LANG II:GERMAN
INTERM FORGN LANG II:JAPANESE
INTERM FOREIGN LANG II:RUSSIAN
INTERNATIONAL CINEMA
INTRODUCTION TO PHILOSOPHY
INTRO TO ETHICS
INTRODUCTION TO LOGIC
TECH, SCIENCE & HUMAN VALUES
INTRO WOMEN'S & GENDER STUDIES
ANCIENT & MEDIEVAL WORLDS
ARH SURV:ANCIENT-MEDIEVAL
ARH SURV:RENAISSANCE-MODERN
ARH SUR:NON-WESTERN TRADITIONS
DRAWING: FOUNDATIONS
THEATRE APPRECIATION
INTRO TO FILM STUDIES
INTRO TO MUSIC LITERATURE
Area III: Mathematics and Sciences11-12
Mathematics3-4
NATURE OF MATHEMATICS
ALGEBRA WITH APPLICATIONS
FINITE MATHEMATICS
PRECALCULUS ALGEBRA
PRECALCULUS TRIGONOMETRY
PRECALCULUS ALGEBRA & TRIG
MATH PROFESSIONAL APPLICATIONS
CALCULUS A
Natural Sciences (Lab)8
SURVEY OF ASTRONOMY
EXPLORING THE COSMOS I
EXPLORING THE COSMOS II
FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOLOGY
PRINCIPLES OF BIOLOGY
ORGANISMAL BIOLOGY
HUMAN ANATOMY & PHYSIOLOGY I
INTRO TO CHEMISTRY
and INTRO CHEMISTRY LAB
GENERAL CHEMISTRY I
and GENERAL CHEMISTRY LAB I
GENERAL CHEMISTRY II
and GENERAL CHEMISTRY LAB II
GENERAL, ORGANIC, BIOCHEMISTRY
and INTRO CHEMISTRY LAB
ENVIRONMENTAL EARTH SCIENCE
WEATHER, CLIMATE & GLOBAL CHNG
CONCEPTUAL PHYSICS
GENERAL PHYSICS I
GENERAL PHYSICS II
GEN PHYSICS W/CALCULUS I
and GENERAL PHYSICS LAB I
GEN PHYSICS W/CALC II
and GENERAL PHYSICS LAB II
GEN PHYSICS W/CALC III
and GENERAL PHYSICS LAB III
Area IV: History and Social and Behavioral Sciences*12
History3-6
WORLD HISTORY TO 1500
WORLD HISTORY SINCE 1500
UNITED STATES TO 1877
UNITED STATES SINCE 1877
Social and Behavioral Sciences6-9
PRINC OF MACROECONOMICS
PRINC OF MICROECONOMICS
GLOBAL SYSTEMS AND CULTURES
WORLD REGIONAL GEOGRAPHY
PRINCIPLES OF HUMAN GEOGRAPHY
INTRO TO AMERICAN GOVERNMENT
INTRO TO COMPARATIVE POLITICS
INTRODUCTION TO INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS
GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY I
LIFE-SPAN DEVELOPMENT
INTRO TO SOCIOLOGY
ANALYSIS OF SOCIAL PROBLEMS
INTRO TO CRIMINOLOGY
INTRO CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY

* Take either 1 EH (Area II) + 2 HY (Area IV) <OR> 2 EH (Area II) + 1 HY (Area IV). Take no more than six hours in a single discipline in Area II or Area IV. 

Area V Required Multi-Discipline/Other
CM 220INTRO PUBLIC RELATIONS3
CM 231FOUNDATIONS OF HUMAN COMMUNICA3
ECN 406SPORTS ECONOMICS3
Total Multi-Discipline 9
Business Admin Minor
ACC 210ACCOUNTING FOR BUSINESS4
ECN 142PRINC OF MACROECONOMICS3
ECN 143PRINC OF MICROECONOMICS3
FIN 301PRINCIPLES OF FINANCE3
MSC 287BUSINESS STATISTICS I3
MGT 301MANAGING ORGANIZATIONS3
MKT 301PRINCIPLES OF MARKETING3
Total Business Admin Minor22
Required Kinesiology Courses
FOUNDATIONS OF KINESIOLOGY
INTRO TO SPORT MGMT
FACILITIES AND EQUIPMENT MGT
SPORT LEADERSHIP
SOCIOLOGY IN SPORT
EVENT MANAGEMENT
INTRO TO SPORT LAW
PSYCHOLOGICAL ASPECTS SPORT
SPORT MARKETING
SPORT FINANCE
ETHICS IN SPORT
SPORT & FITNESS MGT INTERNSHIP
Total KIN Courses 39
Electives: Choose 12 hrs from this list:
Choose one KIN course
TEACHING TEAM SPORTS
TEACHING INDIVIDUAL ACTIVITIES
SP TOPICS IN SPORT ADMIN
PRINCIPLES OF COACHING
Choose one CM course
INTRO TO JOURNALISM
PERSUASION
BUSINESS & PROFESSIONAL COMM
COMMUNICATION THEORY
ADVANCED MEDIA WRITING
MASS MEDIA IN AMERICA
ADVERTISING
6 hours as approved by advisor
Total Electives12
Total Credit Hours120
Sample four year plan for BS degree in Sport and Fitness Management

Note:  This is only an example and variations are possible.

Year 1
FallSemester Hours
FYE 101DCHARGER SUCCESS - EDUCATION 1
CM 113Intro to Rhetorical Communication 3
EH 101COLLEGE WRITING I 3
MA 110FINITE MATHEMATICS (or higher) 3
PY 101GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY I 3
Fine Arts elective-see Requirements tab for options  3
 Term Semester Hours: 16
Spring
ECN 142PRINC OF MACROECONOMICS 3
EH 102COLLEGE WRITING II 3
PY 201LIFE-SPAN DEVELOPMENT 3
KIN 260FOUNDATIONS OF KINESIOLOGY 3
Science elective-see Requirements tab for options  4
 Term Semester Hours: 16
Year 2
Fall
CM 220INTRO PUBLIC RELATIONS 3
ECN 143PRINC OF MICROECONOMICS 3
KIN 265INTRO TO SPORT MGMT 3
Literature elective-see Requirements tab for options  3
Science elective-see Requirements tab for options  4
 Term Semester Hours: 16
Spring
ACC 210ACCOUNTING FOR BUSINESS 4
CM 231FOUNDATIONS OF HUMAN COMMUNICA 3
History elective-see Requirements tab for options  3
KIN elective-see Requirements tab for options  3
2nd Literature course-see Requirements tab for options  3
 Term Semester Hours: 16
Year 3
Fall
KIN 381FACILITIES AND EQUIPMENT MGT 3
KIN 442INTRO TO SPORT LAW 3
MGT 301MANAGING ORGANIZATIONS 3
MSC 287BUSINESS STATISTICS I 3
CM elective-see Requirements tab for options  3
 Term Semester Hours: 15
Spring
FIN 301PRINCIPLES OF FINANCE 3
KIN 382SPORT LEADERSHIP 3
KIN 383SOCIOLOGY IN SPORT 3
KIN 472ETHICS IN SPORT 3
MKT 301PRINCIPLES OF MARKETING 3
 Term Semester Hours: 15
Year 4
Fall
ECN 406SPORTS ECONOMICS 3
KIN 384EVENT MANAGEMENT 3
KIN 470SPORT MARKETING 3
KIN 471SPORT FINANCE 3
Elective-approved by advisor  3
 Term Semester Hours: 15
Spring
KIN 463PSYCHOLOGICAL ASPECTS SPORT 3
KIN 491SPORT FITNESS MGT INTERNSHIP 6
Elective-approved by advisor  3
 Term Semester Hours: 12
 Total Semester Hours: 121