Master of Science in Sport Management Online Degree Program

Master of Science in Sport Management Online Degree Program

Admission Requirements  |  Program Format  |  Potential Careers  |  Cognates 


Jumpstart Your Future in Athletics Administration with Liberty’s Masters in Sports Management Online Degree

Liberty University’s online master’s degree in Sports Management is designed for sports enthusiasts with a desire to lead athletes both on and off the field. A master’s degree from Liberty will give you a competitive edge over the rest of the competition seeking a career in the multi-billion-dollar sports industry. In about two years, you can see yourself move from the crowd to the court with our Masters in Sports Management online degree program. We are excited to partner with you as you turn your love for sports into an exciting career.


Why Choose Our Online Masters in Sports Management?

In addition to our regional accreditation, Liberty’s Masters in Sports Management online degree program provides prestigious accreditation by the Commission on Sports Management Accreditation (COSMA). COSMA’s external quality verification means your degree is not only recognized by the Department of Education but also has the stamp of approval from a reputable sports management accrediting agency. Having a COSMA accredited degree may give you a competitive advantage as you seek career opportunities in sports management.

Our Master’s degree in Sports Management is a great option if you are seeking a thrilling career in the sports industry. Whether your passion is to become an athletic director, sports agent, or another professional in sports management, our Master’s degree in Sports Management can help get you there. With a Master’s in Sports Management, you can personalize your degree to focus on the aspect of sports that interest you the most. Areas of study include Coaching and Athletic Administration, Outdoor Adventure Sport, Sports Administration and Tourism.  Each area of study has a Thesis and Non-Thesis track that you can choose from.

Liberty’s M.S. in Sports Management degree is offered completely online, allowing you to remain active in your job, with your family, and in your community without the worry of having to take courses on a campus.


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Benefits of Choosing Liberty University’s Sports Management Degree

  • By earning your Master’s Degree in Management from you will be set you apart from others in your 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. 

  • COSMA accredited.
  • Able to complete the Sports Management Degree in about two years.
  • Networking opportunities with other sports enthusiasts in the program from around the country.

  • Customize your Sports Management degree with one of our cognates. Areas of study include Coaching and Athletic Administration, Outdoor Adventure Sport, Sports Administration and Tourism.Each area of study has a Thesis and Non-Thesis track that you can choose from.


Military Benefits

Are you a service member, veteran, military spouse, or Department of Defense employee wishing to pursue our Master’s in Sports Management Online? 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)

    • Additional discount for veterans who serve in a civilian capacity as an Emergency Responder (less than $625 per course).


Online Sports Management Degree Program Format

  • 100% Online

  • 36 total hours

  • A maximum of 50% of the program hours may be transferred if approved and allowable.

  • Eight-week courses, eight different start dates each year, and no set login times.

  • This program falls under the School of Education’s Department of Sports Management.


Potential Career Options

  • Athletics Marketer/Public Relations Specialist
  • Event Planner
  • Sports Broadcaster
  • Athletic Facility Manager

Cognates

Customize your degree with one of these cognates: