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M.Sc. Online

Sport Management

Georgia Southern University

24 months
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358 USD/credit
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About

The online Sport Management program of the Georgia Southern University is designed to advance your career without interrupting it. Our online Sport Management program can be completed in 24 months, or you can take courses as your schedule permits.

Overview

The Sport Management program of the Georgia Southern University provides academic preparation and practical experience in the skills and techniques required to be successful in the sport business and leisure fields. Sport management is one of the fastest growing fields of study in the country and is well established at both the undergraduate and graduate levels at Georgia Southern. Future sport managers who graduate from the program will be prepared for success in various sectors of the sport industry including:

  • Professional teams or collegiate athletic departments
  • Sport facilities and event management
  • Sport marketing, promotion, or advertising
  • Sports information, media, or communications
  • The Olympic Movement
  • State and county sports commissions
  • Athletic leagues and associations

Career Opportunities

The sport management major at Georgia Southern provides academic preparation and practical experience in the skills and techniques required to be successful in the sport business and leisure fields. Sport management is one of the fastest growing fields of study in the country and is well established at both the undergraduate and graduate levels at Georgia Southern.

  • Athletic Director
  • Athletic Conference Director
  • Ticket Sales Representative
  • Sponsorship Sales Representative
  • Marketing Director
  • Sports Information Director
  • Sports Agent (Athletes)
  • Business Advisor
  • Athletic Conferences & Leagues Admin.
  • Facility Management      
  • Hospitality or Luxury Suite Director
  • Event Management
  • Fundraising for Alumni & Booster Organizations
  • Professional Sports Front Office
  • Sport communication/Media/Public Relations
  • Sports Merchandise/Apparel Sales
  • Sports Camp Director Sporting Goods Sales/Dealer
  •  Agency Recreation Leader/Instructor Health & Fitness
  • Tourism director for sports council
  • Fitness Center Owner
  • Manager of Local Sport Business

Programme Structure

Courses offered:

  • Current Trends in Sport Administration
  • Revenue Generation in Sport
  • Sport Administration
  • Sport Facility and Event Management
  • Research and Analysis in Sport
  • Sport Law and Risk Management

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
2.5

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Provide a writing sample in the form of a Personal Statement. The Personal Statement needs to be a minimum of one page double-spaced but no more than two pages.
  • Provide transcripts showing the completion of a Bachelor’s degree in a college or university accredited by the proper regional accrediting association.
  • A minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.5 is required to be considered for admission into the program. An undergraduate GPA between 2.5 and 2.99 may result in admission with provisional status. Obtaining a GPA of 3.0 on a master’s degree or at least 12 graduate credits may be assessed on the basis of master’s-level degree work.
  • Resume will be used to review the quality of work experience and length of related professional experiences/internships.
  • Applicants should prepare a professional one-to-two minute video addressing the question “How will this degree impact your career path?”

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    358 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 358 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    358 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 358 USD per credit during 24 months.

Funding

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