Master of Science in Sport Management – Outdoor Adventure Sport (Thesis)
Enjoy the Great Outdoors Professionally with Our Online Master’s in Sports Management Thesis Track Program
Take your passion for sports management to the next level with Liberty University’s Master of Science in Sport Management – Outdoor Adventure Sport degree. By earning your master’s in sports management degree from Liberty, you will receive the tools you need to understand the legal, financial, and community relations aspects of an outdoor recreation business. Our M.S. in Sport Management – Outdoor Adventure Sport degree will provide you with the education you need to further your career in the field you love.
As an accredited Christian college, Liberty University combines academic excellence with a biblical worldview. Our sports management master’s degree is accredited by the Commission on Sport Management Accreditation (COSMA), so you can be assured of its academic quality. Additionally, our master’s of sports management degree will teach you how to integrate your faith into your professional life. We believe that your education should make a difference in your life and help you make a more significant impact in the world – both now and for eternity.
What Will You Learn in the M.S. in Sports Management – Outdoor Adventure Sports (Thesis) Online Degree?
As a pioneer of distance learning since 1985, Liberty University has worked hard to make our master’s in sports management online degree flexible and affordable. With no set login times and 100% online format, our outdoor adventure sports management courses are designed to fit into your schedule, so you don’t have to choose between continuing your education and your family or current job.
In your outdoor adventure sports management courses, you will study topics like:
- Outdoor adventure programming
- Sports marketing and public relations
- Leadership and administration in outdoor adventure sports
The master’s thesis track gives you the opportunity to demonstrate your ability to excel in a long-term research project within the field of sports management and adventure sports. This project will increase your marketability for research-oriented careers within the field of adventure sports and also prepare you for a doctoral degree in sports management. Liberty offers an internship track as an alternative to the master’s thesis track so that you can choose the option that fits best with your career goals.
Potential Career Options
- Adventure leader
- Camp director
- Outdoor education leader
- Outdoor program developer
- Park ranger
MS in Sports Management – Outdoor Adventure Sports (Thesis) Program Highlights
As a leader in distance education since 1985, we understand what it takes to create a flexible and affordable education for busy people. Since we have been investing in distance and online learning for decades, our experience has taught us how to streamline our degree options so you can focus on what really matters to you. While many schools offer online degrees, we believe Liberty stands out.
Here’s what sets us apart:
- We are recognized by multiple institutions for our academic quality, affordability, and accessibility. Our commitment to excellence also helped us rank among Niche.com’s top 5 online schools in America. Earning your online sports management degree from a nonprofit university with this kind of recognition can help set you apart from others in your field.
- Tuition for all undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs has not increased in 7 years. While many other online colleges have raised tuition, Liberty has been able to keep costs low as a nonprofit university.
- You’ll be able to complete your online master’s in sports management degree in as little as 1 and a half years.
Service is important to us, so whether you’re currently serving in the Armed Forces, have served, or are married to someone who serves, we’re here to serve you. Liberty’s military benefits are available to:
- Active duty service members of the U.S. Armed Forces
- Reserve/National Guard
- Spouses of service members and veterans/retirees
- Current Department of Defense employees
We are proud to support you in your pursuit of a flexible and affordable online education by offering you the following benefits:
- Tuition discounts – $275 per credit hour for graduate courses
- Additional discount for veterans who serve in a civilian capacity as a First Responder (less than $625 per course).
- 8-week courses, 8 different start dates each year, and no set login times (may exclude certain courses such as practicums, internships, or field experiences).
100% online, 8-week courses
Transfer in up to 50% of the degree total
Next Start Date
Aug 22, 2022
Experience That Matters to You
As an accredited Christian college with a 7,000-acre campus in Lynchburg, Virginia, Liberty University offers you an education that is both academically challenging and rooted in a biblical worldview.
At Liberty, you’ll benefit from 35+ years of learning, growing, adapting, and innovating for the distance learner — and more than a decade of researching the needs of the online student. You can be confident that we’ve taken the time to learn what’s important to you.
And what’s that?
- Academic Quality
These important factors challenged us to find new financial solutions, get ahead of industry trends, and blaze trails into cutting-edge career fields — and it’s paid off. That’s the difference experience makes.
We are widely recognized as a top university for affordability, accessibility, and academic quality.
Why Choose Liberty University?
Enjoy Flexible Courses
Choose from a wide variety of programs at the associate, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral level, most of which are 100% online*. With an 8-week format and 8 start dates per year, it’s easy to fit your courses around your schedule!
* excludes licensure, certification, and some doctoral programs
Maximize Your Time
Start and finish your degree faster! Liberty requires no standardized testing for admission, and you can transfer previous course credit — transfer in up to 75% of a bachelor’s degree and up to 50% of a master’s, postgraduate, or doctoral degree — or discover how your life, career, or military experience may count toward your college degree.
Grow in Your Faith
All of our courses are taught from a Christian perspective, and our faculty see themselves as mentors. Our mission is to Train Champions for Christ — we’re committed to championing you as you study to go further in your field, become a leader in your industry, or start a new career.
Access Academic Support
Throughout your educational journey, you will have access to academic resources that will aid in the completion of your degree. Services include our online library, writing center, tutoring, study aids, IT assistance, 30+ tutorial videos, live webinars, and personalized help from our academic advising team.
An Online Education with On-Campus Benefits
Cheer on 20 NCAA Division I
games that air nationwide
Graduate with your peers
Be inspired by world-renowned
speakers at Convocation
As a nonprofit (not-for-profit) university, Liberty is in the business of training skilled professionals to make a difference in the world – not gaining profit, revenue, or producing dividends for shareholders. In keeping with our commitment to your education, we invest our resources back into degree programs and into your student experience.
While many other online colleges have raised tuition, Liberty has been able to keep costs low as a nonprofit university and has not increased tuition for 7 straight years. Lower tuition means less student loan debt for students.
For Liberty University, nonprofit is more than a status; it is a valuable opportunity to invest in the lives of students who will go out and impact the world.
Nearly 80% of all Liberty students in an online program are awarded financial aid. Virginia residents may qualify for additional aid — learn more!
Corporate Tuition Assistance
Deferred – If your company reimburses you for the cost of your education, you pay only a portion of your balance up front. You submit your grades to your employer who pays you, and then you pay the remaining balance for your classes.
Qualified military service members, veterans, and their spouses can receive up to 55% off their tuition rate for eligible programs!
Contact one of our Admissions Counselors for more information by calling (800) 424-9595.