Sport Management



Master of Science in Sport Management

Master of Science in Sport Management (M.S.)

Admissions Information
Liberty University Online Program

Residential Program

The graduate program in Sport Management at Liberty provides a variety of program options to meet the needs of recent undergraduate students, non-traditional students, international applicants and working professionals. The Master of Science degree is designed to prepare competent, effective leaders with a Biblical worldview who will model high standards and assume a leadership role in the sport industry.

Academic Information

Thesis and Non-Thesis Options

  • General- Residential & Online
  • Outdoor Adventure Sport - Residential & Online
  • Sport Administration - Residential & Online
  • Tourism - Residential & Online


Sampling of Program Courses:

  • Social Issues in Sport Management: SMGT 501
  • Sport Marketing and Public Relations: SMGT 502
  • Ethics in Sport: SMGT 503
  • Foundations of Sport Ministry: SMGT 504
  • Legal Issues in Sports: SMGT 505
  • Economics and Financial Management of Sport: SMGT 506

Programs of Study

Each of the Master of Science Sport Management specializations have an unique Degree Completion Plan (DCP) that students may use as a guide to scheduling classes and estimating their time of graduation.

View Degree Completion Plans (DCP)

Career Opportunities

  • Advertising
  • Adventure Sport
  • Collegiate Athletic Administration
  • Communication and Public Relations in Sport
  • Compliance/Governance
  • Event Management and Ticket Operations
  • Facility and Arena Management
  • Fitness and Health Industry Management
  • Outdoor Recreation and Park Planning
  • Professional Sport Management
  • Recreation and Tourism Management
  • Resort Management