The Sport Management program serves the needs and schedules of today's busy students. The curriculum consists of 36 units and classes meet one evening per week from 6:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m., allowing students to complete their master’s degree in just 23 months.
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Several departments on campus, including the Koret Health and Recreation Center and the USF Athletic Department, offer a limited number of graduate assistantships. When assistantships become available, job postings are sent to the Sport Management office, who will then share the posting with all students currently enrolled in the program.
We award a limited number of merit-based scholarships to incoming students. These scholarships are a one-time award and are used to cover tuition costs in a student's first or second semester of our program. These scholarships do not require a separate application; all applicants are considered during the admission decision process
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The Department of Health, Physical Education, and Recreation offers the Master of Science (M.S.) degree in Sport Management. The FAMU Sport Management faculty is committed to offering students the skills and knowledge necessary to understand management in a sport-related setting. At the completion of the program, students will have the necessary skill set to be practitioners in the sport industry.
The Sport Management program offers interactive, educational training that is necessary for individuals seeking careers in the sport industry – an industry that has evolved into an integral part of today’s culture. The operation of sport programs have become more sophisticated and complex, and must be managed by equally savvy professionals well versed in the intricacies of sport activities. Thus, the program emphasizes a variety of managerial, administrative, socio-cultural, and communication skills necessary for success in a multifaceted sport industry.
Students are admitted to the program during the summer, fall and spring semesters. Graduate students in the Sport Management program must maintain a 3.0 grade point average (GPA) during matriculation and graduation from the program. Students are strongly encouraged to be involved in professional development through participation in amateur, professional and academic opportunities at the local, state, regional, national, and/or international level in order to network and gain experience in the field.
Earn a top-ranked degree with a strong reputation within the sport industry. The University of Miami's Master of Education in Sport Administration program is taught by unmatched on-campus faculty who are considered sport industry influencers. Student will receive the skills, network, and support needed to enjoy a successful career in sports.
All online programs are also accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) and 23 other professional accrediting agencies.
Faculty are all active industry influencers and leaders. All UOnline faculty also teach on campus and are highly passionate about both the sport business industry and the success of our students. They have significant practical experience, robust networks and a strong pulse on the field. Our associate program chair, Professor Whisenant has more than 20 years at companies such as Hewitt Associates, KFC and Frito Lay and Professors Windy Dees and Alicia Jessop were recently recognized as top social influencers among sport business professionals.
The University of Miami has near 100% brand awareness in the sports world, on and off the field. The online MSED – Sport Administration
program is one of the only sport management programs with an academic quality that is backed by strong collegiate sports and deep-rooted relationships to top sports franchises.
The program is for people who are passionate about sports and want to translate their interests into a successful career. The program is supported by an unmatched team of faculty members, many of whom are considered leaders and influencers within the sport industry.