History and Art History
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Minor in Sport and American Culture

This interdisciplinary minor is offered jointly by the School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism and the Department of History and Art History. This minor is for students who want to immerse themselves in the study of sport, sociology and history. Students must take two required and four elective courses (two from Sport Management and two from History). 

The University Catalog is the authoritative source for information on program requirements and courses. The Schedule of Classes is the authoritative source for information on classes scheduled for this semester. See the Schedule for the most up-to-date information and see Patriot web to register for classes. Requirements may be different for earlier catalog years. See the University Catalog archives.

Minor Requirements

Total credits: 18

Coursework

HIST 341 History of Sport in the United States 3
SPMT 304 Sport, Culture, and Society 3
Total Credits 6

Electives (Sport Management)

Select two courses from the following: 6
SPMT 318
Diversity and Inclusion Issues in Sport
SPMT 321
America Through Baseball
SPMT 322
Football and American Culture
SPMT 323
America and the Modern Olympics
Total Credits 6

Electives (History)

Select two courses from the following: 6
HIST 337
Race and Gender in American Sports
History of College Athletics
History of Baseball
Basketball and the American Experience
Total Credits 6
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