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Sports Management

Liberty University

Master Online
18 months
615 USD/credit
615 USD/credit
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Are you a sports enthusiast with a passion for athletics? The Sports Management degree from Liberty University will give you a competitive edge in the multi-billion-dollar sports industry.

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Sports management professionals handle finance, facility management, marketing, and event management. These principles can be applied to nearly all types of sports-related industries, including recreation, social and private organizations, government, amateur, and college-level athletics, as well as professional sports.

In about 2 years, you can earn your master’s degree and open doors of opportunity for new roles in athletic administration. 

Course work in the Sports Management program from Liberty University can prepare you for management, administrative, and analyst roles within the sports management and sports medicine fields. We are excited to partner with you as you turn your love for sports into an exciting career.

Why Choose The Master’s in Sports Management Degree?

Liberty University has received specialized accreditation for its online master’s in sports management programs through the Commission on Sport Management Accreditation (COSMA). This shows that your degree has the stamp of approval from a reputable sports management accrediting agency.

Potential Career Options for Sports Management Graduates

A degree in sports management can open the door to many potential careers, including:

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

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Social Issues in Sport Management
  • Sport Marketing and Public Relations
  • Ethics in Sport
  • Economic and Financial Management of Sport

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.




36 alternative credits



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.

English requirements

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.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

A regionally or nationally accredited bachelor’s degree with a 3.0 or above GPA is required for admission in good standing. 

All applicants must submit the following:

  • Admission application
  • Application fee
  • Official college transcripts
  • Unofficial college transcripts may be accepted with a completed official transcript request form
  • Proof of English proficiency

Tuition Fee

  • International

    615 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 615 USD per credit and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    615 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 615 USD per credit and a duration of 18 months.


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