Master of Business Administration

MBA, Sport Management

This concentration provides the intellectual and managerial skills individuals need for career advancement and leadership in the sport industry. It is designed to developand deepen a student’s diverse set of skills, including technical competence in analytical and quantitative techniques, critical thinking, communication abilities, and values. A degree from the MBA program with this concentration can lead to careers in high school or collegiate athletics, professional sports, corporate sport, international sports, and recreational/leisure careers.

Expected outcomes of the Sport Management Concentration include:

  • SMT 1 Analyze leadership and management styles appropriate for administration of athletes.
  • SMT 2 Evaluate marketing applications and best practicesto promote collegiate, professional, andorganizational sporting events.
Total Credits
36