Master in Business Administration in Sports Management in North America

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Students often wonder whether their decision to step out of the corporate world and embark on an expensive MBA was wise. Until recently, the hardest part of an MBA was getting accepted by a top business school. Having an MBA was the equivalent of between two-and-a-half and four years extra rating experience. It is in times like these that you realize the true value of an MBA.

MBA in Sports Management is a program designed for students who want to build and boost their career in the world of sports. As the demand for management in sports is increasing, this master degree equips students with holistic knowledge and skills on how to become a successful manager and executive in the sports sector. This program focuses on topics such as sales and marketing, finance and risk management, and facility planning specializing in the sport industry.

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MBA in Sports Management Specialization

Concordia University Chicago
Online Full time 2 semesters August 2018 USA River Forest

Do you have a passion for sports? Turn that passion into an exciting career with an MBA in sports management from Concordia University Chicago! The sports industry in both the U.S. and globally is big business. With the sports industry often growing faster than a country’s national GDP, the need to run clubs and associations as organized businesses have become paramount. [+]

Do you have a passion for sports? Turn that passion into an exciting career with an MBA in sports management from Concordia University Chicago! The sports industry in both the U.S. and globally is big business. With the sports industry often growing faster than a country’s national GDP, the need to run clubs and associations as organized businesses has become paramount.

Today, a career in sports means understanding the many parts of this diverse field. There is an ever-increasing need for professionals trained in the managerial, administrative and business aspects of sports. Concordia-Chicago's MBA specialization in sports management prepares confident leaders in various types of sports organizations and roles.... [-]


Sports Management MBA

Lynn University
Online Campus Part time 1 - 4 years September 2018 USA Boca Raton + 1 more

While pursuing a sports management MBA, you’ll learn to create an optimal environment for interpersonal and business growth while examining the issues that affect the future of the industry. You’ll also gain practice applying management theory and practical techniques to the real world challenges of organizing a successful athletic department through the specialization’s internship requirement. This specialization offers a focused, useful set of skills to become invaluable assets at any level of the sports administration field, whether collegiate, professional, or recreational. [+]

Become an athletics manager at the intercollegiate or professional level with a sports management MBA. In this set of courses, you’ll apply the leadership and financial skills that the Lynn online MBA program offers to the management of sports and fitness organizations.

While pursuing an online sports management MBA, you’ll learn to create an optimal environment for interpersonal and business growth while examining the issues that affect the future of the industry. You’ll also gain practice applying management theory and practical techniques to the real world challenges of organizing a successful athletic department through the specialization’s internship requirement. This specialization offers a focused, useful set of skills to become invaluable assets at any level of the sports administration field, whether collegiate, professional, or recreational.... [-]


MBA with Concentration in Sport Management

Columbia Southern University
Online Part time September 2018 USA Orange Beach

CSU's online MBA graduates are primed to become influential business leaders equipped with the ability to identify, analyze, and solve complex business administration and management problems. [+]

CSU's Master of Business Administration program provides an understanding of the theoretical, historical practices and current issues in business and industry; trains students in general research methods and to analyze and interpret research in the field; and explores the relationship between business and society and the global issues impacting the professions. CSU's online MBA graduates are primed to become influential business leaders equipped with the ability to identify, analyze, and solve complex business administration and management problems.

Columbia Southern University's graduate programs are designed to produce exceptional leaders. If your dream is to lead, to execute your vision and make a difference on a larger scale, CSU's online MBA Concentration in Sports Management degree can be the catalyst to achieving your goals.... [-]


Sports MBA - MBA in Sports Management

San Diego State University
Campus Full time 18 months September 2018 USA San Diego

Ranked #4 worldwide - The SDSU MBA in Sports Management prepares students to meet the challenges and demands of careers in Sports. January start date. 12 months intensive + 6-month placement [+]

CHOSEN AS ONE OF THE TOP 5 BEST MASTER’S DEGREES IN SPORTS MANAGEMENT IN THE WORLD BY SPORTS BUSINESS MAGAZINE 2017

San Diego State University Strong Assets In choosing the right graduate program to study sports business, there are a number of factors to consider. Below are the principle reasons why we believe that SDSU Sports MBA is the ideal place to pursue an MBA focused on sports. We believe that our recent ranking of #4 globally in Sports Business International, the leading ranking for Postgraduate Sports Business programs, reflects the work we and our alumni have put in to make this a top choice for ambitious students. Furthermore, the Fowler College of Business is ranked in the TOP 50 US Public Business Schools.... [-]


MBA in Sports and Entertainment Management

HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY
Campus Full time Part time September 2018 USA Hempstead

The MBA program prepares students for managerial positions in various types of organizations. The program builds on core business competencies and functional specialization to impart to its students' decision analysis skills and a strategic perspective of business problems. [+]

Objectives of the MBA Program

The MBA program prepares students for managerial positions in various types of organizations. The program builds on core business competencies and functional specialization to impart to its students' decision analysis skills and a strategic perspective of business problems.

Admission Criteria

Applicants for admission to the MBA program must hold a baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution. No specific undergraduate course of study is required for admission, nor is any specific course of undergraduate study recommended for those students planning to pursue these degrees. Undergraduate majors represented in the MBA program include, but are not limited to, business, education, the natural and social sciences, engineering, the humanities, and nursing.... [-]