Sport Management Cohort Calendar

 Cohort Calendar 

  • SM - 602 Leadership and Critical Thinking in Sport Management
  • SM - 601 Sport, Culture and Society
  • SM - 604 Sport Economics and Finance
  • SM - 607 Accounting and Budgeting in Sport
  • SM - 606 Strategic Management and Human Resources in Sport
  • SM - 612 Sport Marketing
  • SM - 603 Sport Law
  • SM - 605 Sport Business Research Methods
  • SM - 615 Applied Sport Business Research
  • SM - 608 Internship in Sport Management
  • SM - 690 Special Topics in Sport Management
  • SM - 614 Master's Project

Learning Goals/Outcomes for the M.A. in Sport Management

Students who complete the M.A. in Sport Management will be able to:

    • Recognize, classify, and demonstrate knowledge of the breadth and depth of the sport marketplace, including the development of leadership, communication, decision-making, problem-solving, and networking skills.
    • Recognize, discuss, and demonstrate knowledge of globalization, themed entertainment, culture, sociology, and commerce on the sport marketplace with the development of critical thinking skills.
    • Demonstrate skills in business writing, research, and qualitative and quantitative analysis.
    • Demonstrate practical management and leadership skills within the industry.
    • Recognize the role of economics, accounting, finance, marketing, strategic management, law, and business research methods in sport, and demonstrate and apply the tools of those fields to issues in sport.
    • Demonstrate relevant knowledge by creating a business plan, team financial plan, marketing plan,cultural analysis, team management plan, stock portfolio prospectus, strategy plan, career plan, legal analysis, research prospectus, and Master's Project.
    • Demonstrate knowledge of specific components of sport management such as public relations, facilities management, fundraising, and brand management.