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MS in Sport Management: General

Master Of Science In Sport Management General

Residential Program in Sport Management: General

Enhance your passion for athletics and become a successful business professional capable of taking on the sports industry.

With a Master of Science in Sport Management: General degree, you’ll gain a unique combination of courses in sport, recreation, and tourism. The General cognate prepares you for management, administrative and analyst roles in sports management and sports medicine fields.

Gain the skills you’ll need to handle marketing, finance, and facility and event management in sports-related industries, whether academic, government, amateur, professional and more. Our NCAA Division I Athletics and Club Sports as well as Outdoor Recreation and Hospitality facilities will help to shape your practical experience and give you a competitive edge in your chosen field.

The Sport, Event & Tourism Management program is led by experienced professors armed to teach you practical skills and propel you toward a successful career. They are dedicated to mentoring and supporting you from a Christian perspective as you pursue your career goals.

This degree is offered through the Sport, Event, & Tourism Management Department.


COSMA

COSMA Accredited

Your degree from the Department of Sport, Event, & Tourism Management is accredited by the Commission on Sport Management  Accreditation (COSMA). COSMA  is a specialized accrediting body whose purpose is to promote and recognize excellence in sport management education worldwide in colleges and universities at the baccalaureate, master’s and doctoral levels through specialized accreditation.

In addition, Liberty University is regionally accredited by SACSCOC.


Start Your Career in Sport Management


Academics: Sport Management (M.S.): General

Credit Hours

  • 21 total credit hours

Program of Study (DCP)

Admission Requirements & More

Find M.S. in Sport Management admissions requirements, transfer information, and accreditation on the Residential Admissions site.

 

Courses You Could Take

  • Social Issues in Sport Management (SMGT 501)
  • Sport Marketing & Public Relations (SMGT 502)
  • Foundations of Sport Outreach (SMGT 504)
  • Economic & Financial Management of Sport (SMGT 506)

Sport Management Career Areas

  • Athletics marketer/public relations specialist
  • Event planner
  • Sports broadcaster
  • Athletic facility manager

Students Have Interned/Worked

  • Roc Nation
  • NFLPA
  • NASCAR
  • Philadelphia 76ers