Olds College

Business Management - Sports Management major

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Program Information

School:Olds College
Field of Study:Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
Description:If you are a sports enthusiast wanting to turn your passion into a career we have just the option for you! New to Olds College in the fall of 2014 is the offering of a new Sports Management diploma. Sport Management professionals combine the administration of sport, fitness and recreation with the foundations of business to work as leaders and planners in an ever-changing field. If you're organized, adaptable, and passionate about sports, fitness and recreation, Olds College Sport Management program could be just what you're looking for.

A researched understanding of industry relevance allows the Sports Management diploma to include courses in training and performance, sports leadership, fitness for life, sport and recreation management, event management, and behaviour in sports organizations. The program also aligns with the National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) multi-sport modules. As a student you will develop competencies in relation to leadership, interaction, critical reflection, problem solving and value based decision making. This program will give you all the tools to not only be competitive in the workplace, but to be competitive in life.
URL:Business Management - Sports Management major at Olds College
Length:2 Year(s)
Careers:Recreation and Sports ManagersCoaches

Admission Requirements


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade11 Applied Mathematics  or  Grade11 Pure Mathematics 

Applicants must have a completed Business Management Certificate OR 50% or better in English Language Arts 30-1 or 30-2; and 50% or better in Math 20-1 or Math 20-2 (Pure or Applied Math 20).

Test Scores:
  • Canadian Academic English Language Assessment or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Computer Based) or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration)

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on April 17, 2020

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