Program overview

Rider’s interdisciplinary minor in sports studies gives students the opportunity to examine the multi-dimensional world of sports, the role it plays in shaping culture and sports-related issues.

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Minor requirements

Our 18-credit minor builds upon your existing expertise and perspectives to enable you to critically evaluate the social, political, ethical, legal, economic and media-related issues in sports.


Lisa Rufer

Associate Professor

Department of Management

Sweigart Hall

lrufer [at]

(609) 895-5515

Academic Focus: Sport Management

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