Minor in Sport and American Culture (CHSS)

The minor in sport and American culture provides students with the opportunity to study the meaning of sport in American society and culture. Through courses in the minor, students trace the history of sport in America and examine the role of sport in today’s society. The minor complements many majors and concentrations currently offered at Mason, including history; sport management; parks, recreation, and leisure studies; sociology; and tourism.


All students have opportunities to

  • conduct independent research
  • engage in globally-related activities through coursework and language study at Mason and abroad
  • participate in many forms of public service
  • prepare for their future careers through internships, career-focused minors and other college-to-career activities