Tompkins Cortland Community College

SPMT255 - Sport Event Management

Students examine the foundations of sports event management, including finance, operations, marketing/ticketing, sponsorship, hospitality/service, volunteer management, and community relations. They develop capital and operating budgets for a sports event and learn how to identify and deliver equipment needs, ensure that maintenance requirements are met, and understand current technologies as they relate to specific sport/athletic events. Students are required to participate in the development and operational administration of a game or special sport event. Prerequisites: ACCT 101; SPMT 150; MATH 090 and RDNG 116 if required by placement testing; prior completion or concurrent enrollment in ENGL 101. 3 Cr. (3 Lec.). Fall semester.