Bachelor of Science in Recreation and Sport Management - Corporate Recreation and Wellness Emphasis

The Bachelor Science in Recreation and Sport Management has four basic components:

  1. General Education and Institutional Requirements 
  2. Recreation and Sport Management Core Requirements
  3. Corporate Recreation and Wellness Emphasis Requirements
  4. General Electives: college-level courses from any prefix to fulfill graduation requirements as listed below

DSU General Education & Institutional Requirements

All DSU General Education and Institutional requirements must be fulfilled. A previously earned degree may fulfill those requirements, but courses must be equivalent to DSU’s minimum General Education standards in American Institutions, English, and Mathematics.

Institutional Requirement in Computer Literacy
Computer Literacy0-6
General Education Core Requirements
English3-7
Information Literacy0-1
Mathematics3-5
American Institutions3-6
Life Sciences 3-10
Physical Sciences3-5
Laboratory Science0-1
Fine Arts3
Literature/Humanities3
Social & Behavioral Sciences3
Exploration 3-5
Two (2) Global & Cultural Perspectives Courses0-6
Recreation and Sport Management Core
RSM 1110Leisure in Society3
RSM 2500Introduction to Recreation and Sport Management3
RSM 2600Recreation and Sport Leadership3
RSM 3000Program and Experience Design3
RSM 3120Sport and Society3
RSM 3430Tourism and Commercial Enterprises3
RSM 3900Recreation and Sport Marketing3
RSM 3950Supervision and Human Resources in Recreation and Sport3
RSM 4000Legal Foundations in Recreation and Sport3
RSM 4100Financial Management in Recreation and Sport3
RSM 4200Professional Development1
RSM 4620Senior Seminar2
RSM 4820RSM Internship6-12
Corporate Recreation and Wellness Emphasis
PEHR 2120Principles of Fitness and Lifestyle Management3
PEHR 2200Nutrition for Sport and Exercise3
PEHR 4500Theories of Behavioral Change3
HLTH 4310Health Promotion3
COMM 3200Community Health Communication3
PSY 2430Stress Management3

Graduation Requirements

  1. Complete a minimum of 120 college-level credits (1000 and above).
  2. Complete at least 40 upper-division credits (3000 and above).
  3. Complete at least 30 upper-division credits at DSU for institutional residency.
  4. Cumulative GPA 2.0 or higher. 
  5. GPA of 2.0 or higher in all major coursework.
  6. Grade C or higher in all required core courses.
Plan of Study Grid
1st Year
Fall SemesterHours
CIS 1200 Computer Literacy 3
ENGL 1010 Introduction to Writing 3
RSM 1110 Leisure in Society 3
General Education (Life Science) 3
General Education (Social & Behavioral Sciences) 3
LIB 1010 Information Literacy 1
 Hours16
Spring Semester
ENGL 2010 Interm Writing Selected Topics: 3
General Education (American Institutions) 3
General Education (Mathematics) 3
RSM 2500 Introduction to Recreation and Sport Management 3
RSM 2600 Recreation and Sport Leadership 3
 Hours15
2nd Year
Fall Semester
General Education (GLOCUP) 3
General Education (Physical Sciences & Lab Science) 4
General Education (Fine Arts) 3
RSM 3120 Sport and Society 3
General Elective 3
 Hours16
Spring Semester
PEHR 2120 Principles of Fitness and Lifestyle Management 3
RSM 3000 Program and Experience Design 3
RSM 3430 Tourism and Commercial Enterprises 3
Corporate Recreation and Wellness Course 3
General Education (Literature / Humanities) 3
 Hours15
3rd Year
Fall Semester
RSM 3950 Supervision and Human Resources in Recreation and Sport 3
RSM 4100 Financial Management in Recreation and Sport 3
Corporate Recreation and Wellness Course 3
Corporate Recreation and Wellness Course 3
General Elective 3
 Hours15
Spring Semester
RSM 4000 Legal Foundations in Recreation and Sport 3
Corporate Recreation and Wellness Course 3
General Education (GLOCUP) 3
General Elective 3
General Elective 3
Activity Elective 1
 Hours16
4th Year
Fall Semester
RSM 4200 Professional Development 1
RSM 4620 Senior Seminar 2
Corporate Recreation and Wellness Course 3
Corporate Recreation and Wellness Course 3
General Elective 3
General Elective 3
 Hours15
Spring Semester
RSM 4820 RSM Internship 12
 Hours12
 Total Hours120