CPASS ENEWS

SM students connect with the industry through Sport Governance class

Juniors and seniors majoring in sport management are required to study sport governance to learn and discuss a wide array of issues related to the way the sport industry is administered. From community grass roots sports organizations to interscholastic athletics and collegiate to professional sports, students scrutinize how sport is governed throughout the industry.

Students explore the rules and policies that dictate the course of sport organizations, athletes, officials and coaches, while reflecting on how other more complex forces influence the creation of these rules.

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WVU sport management graduate program receives global recognition

The sport management on-campus graduate program at WVU’s College of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences

The sport management on-campus graduate program at WVU’s College of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences has been listed as the 11th best sport management program world-wide, and number three in the United States, according to a global ranking and rating agency evaluating masters and MBA programs.

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CPASS to host Brazil study abroad highlighting sport business

A 2015 summer study abroad trip to Brazil will focus on sport business with an international perspective

A 2015 summer study abroad trip to Brazil will focus on sport business with an international perspective. Students will depart on May 22 and return on May 30, 2015. The trip is a joint venture with James Madison University and WVU College of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences. Students will learn about the cultural and educational differences in the sport industry while experiencing first-hand the “Land of Contrasts,” representing the vibrant and rich culture of this country. 

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Spring break trip will offer focus on sports and medicine

CPASS study abroad trip to Dublin City University, Dublin, Ireland.

Interested in sports and medicine? Sign up now for the first CPASS study abroad trip to Dublin City University, Dublin, Ireland. From March 20-28, 2015, students will learn about cultural differences in sports teams, attend classes, clinics, matches, and visit local tourist destinations.

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