Master of Science in Sport Management – Tourism Online Degree Program

Masters in Sport Management - Tourism

Admission Requirements  |  Program Format  |  Degree Requirements  |  Potential Careers

Explore the World of Tourism and Hospitality Management by Earning a Master’s in Sports Management – Tourism Degree! 

Do you want to learn more about, or start a career in, the tourism and hospitality industry? Liberty’s online Sports Management Degree in Tourism provides training in the world of tourism and travel management. The online Sports Management Master’s degree with a Tourism area of study will give you the foundational knowledge in sport and tourism culture, business, community relations, legal issues, ethics, marketing, hospitality, and event planning you need to look at the business and consumer side of tourism. With our online Masters in Sports Management degree, with a specialization in Tourism, you will be equipped to succeed as a professionally trained leader in sports management and tourism.

Liberty’s online Sports Management Master’s Degree in Tourism will prepare you for a career in tourism management while helping you understand what goes into successful tourism and sports management. The best part is you can graduate in two years or less while maintaining your family and professional life commitments because this program is online and flexible with your lifestyle. Whether you are a former or current travel enthusiast, looking for a new career, or want to advance your career in tourism management, our online Sports Management Master’s degree in Tourism is for you.

Why Choose Liberty’s Online Master of Science in Sports Management - Tourism degree?

Do you love the travel and tourism industry, hospitality, and can lead? If so, our online Sports Management Master in Tourism is the right degree for you. Our Tourism degree is accredited by the Southern Associate of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) and the Commission on Sports Management Accreditation (COSMA). You will not just gain a credible education; you will also enjoy learning about the growing field of hospitality, tourism, and sports management when you get more involved in this rewarding industry. As a Christian university, we incorporate your faith with our Tourism degree to blend studying what you love with a distinct purpose to influence lives.

Our online Masters in Sports Management degree with a specialization in Tourism gives you an opportunity to gain real-world experience through the internship, or research a topic through the thesis track, so you can challenge your perspective and gain a new appreciation for tourism, hospitality, and sport. Along the way, you will refine your management skills and impact the knowledge about emerging trends in sports management and tourism.

What Will You Learn in Our Master of Science Sports Management - Tourism?

Prepare yourself for the educational adventure of a lifetime with our Master’s in Sports Management – Tourism online courses. Our team of dedicated, experienced professors will immerse you in the instruction of our foundational curriculum where you will learn about topics including social issues, ethics, and legal challenges.

Our Master in Sports Management - Tourism cognate features a non-thesis and thesis option. The thesis option presents you with an opportunity to expound upon the scholastic bedrock developed in your core curriculum. Alternatively, the non-thesis track offers you practical application to exercise your sports management knowledge with an internship in the sports industry. Both the thesis and non-thesis track provide pivotal tourism marketing and event planning classes so you will graduate with the know-how of being a professional in tourism-related enterprises.

Featured Courses

You may also be interested in our online Master’s Degrees in Sports Marketing or Sports Chaplaincy as well as the other specializations within the Sports Management degree program:

  • Sports Management – General Track

Master of Science in Sports Management- Tourism Program Highlights

Here are a few more reasons why our Online Masters in Sports Management – Tourism will be a good fit for you:

  • By earning your online M.S. in Sports Management – Tourism Degree from a non-profit university whose online programs ranked in the top five out of more than 2,100 online colleges and universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility, you will be set apart from others in the field.
  • Tuition for all undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs has not increased in three straight years. While many other online colleges have raised tuition, Liberty has been able to keep costs low as a non-profit university.
  • Translate your passion for tourism, hospitality, and event planning to a profession and gain greater fulfillment or advancement your career.
  • Build your resume with top accreditation and an in-depth look at each aspect of Tourism, Sports Management, and Hospitality, so you are qualified for the field.
  • Our Online Masters in Sports Management Degree ranked in the top 10 at

Benefits of Earning a Master’s in Sports Management – Tourism Degree

  • Increased job opportunities in the field of Tourism, Hospitality, and Sports Administration.
  • Experienced professors teaching your online Masters in Sports Management and Tourism courses.
  • Convenient eight-week, 100% online courses in our Sports Management Degree.
  • Transfer in up to 50% of your required classes.

Military Benefits

Are you a service member, veteran, military spouse, or Department of Defense employee? We are proud to support you in your pursuit of online education by offering the following benefits: 

  • Tuition discounts - $275 for graduate (per credit hour)
  • Eight-week courses, eight different start dates each year and no set login times.

Program Format for the Online Master’s in Sports Management

  • 100% online
  • 36 total hours
  • 16-week internship or thesis option
  • A maximum of 50% of the program can transfer if approved and available.
  • Eight-week courses, eight different start dates each year and no set login times.

Online Master’s in Sports Management Degree Information and Requirements


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Earn an Online Graduate Certificate in Sports Management and Transfer your credit to our Masters of Sports Management Degree

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Potential Career Options with the M.S. Sports Management - Tourism

A degree in Sports Management - Tourism can open the door to these potential careers:

  • Hotel Management
  • Travel Agent
  • Athletic Event Planner
  • International Tour Guide
  • Event Planner