About the program
The Sport Management (Thesis) program at Troy University is offered in both traditional and fully online formats and is one of only a few in the world that is accredited by the Commission on Sport Management Accreditation (COSMA).
The educational experience offered by the program facilitates the development of students’ analytical and critical thinking capabilities as well as enhances oral and written communication skills. The program is designed to create an integrated academic learning environment for analyzing and resolving challenges in the sport industry. As students move through the program, they learn through a variety of mediums including lectures, seminars and practical experience through event and program execution and design. Students also have the option to complete an internship for career preparation.
The Sport Management faculty at TROY possesses expertise in a variety of areas acquired through their practical experiences in the sport industry, including professional, collegiate, recreational and high school. This experience allows faculty to provide students with unique insight into the industry and enriches students’ learning experiences by integrating their knowledge of the industry and their research expertise. The faculty is also student-centered indicating their dedication to student achievement and success.
The sport industry is valued at over $400 billion, and its growth is expected to continue for their foreseeable future. This growth has produced an increase in employment opportunities resulting in a demand for individuals with advanced sport management degrees. So, whether a student’s plans are to start his or her career or pursue a doctoral degree, a graduate of TROY’s sport management master’s program will be prepared with the knowledge and skills to succeed. Take the first step in joining other TROY Sport and Fitness Management graduates currently working in:
- Division I athletics departments
- Campus recreation
- Minor League sport
- IMG College
- Event management
- Recreation departments
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
- Physical Education, Sport & the Law
- Risk Management in Sport
- Organizational Behavior and Leadership in Sport
- Sport Finance
- Sport Economics
- Sociological Aspects of Sport
- Specialized Study in SFM/KHP
- Current Issues in Sport & Fitness Management
- Sport Consumer Behavior
- Sport Communication
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesManagement, Organisation & Leadership Sports Management View 237 other Masters in Sports Management in United States
- Hold a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited university with a minimum overall undergraduate grade point average of 2.5 (4.0 scale) or a 3.0 grade point average on the last 30 semester hours and
- Have an acceptable score on the appropriate entrance exam - official test score required,.
- Provide an official letter of recommendation.
International850 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 850 USD per credit during 12 months.
National850 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 850 USD per credit during 12 months.
In-State425 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 425 USD per credit during 12 months.
Living costs for Troy
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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