Master of Sport Management

The Master of Sport Management

Purpose
The purpose of the master of operation management is to develop managers and executives who understand the determinants of value in sport business operations. Graduates of the program should be able to should be able to lead sport organizations for success in performance years over years, complete meaningful sport financial transactions, successfully plan for major sport events, or run a consulting business in the management of sport operations. The graduates of the program may hold the following positions: operation manager, director of operations, vice president of operations, chief operating officer, and chief executive officer in for profit sport organizations. Professionals who aspire for a high quality management education at an affordable cost are encouraged to apply. Students can complete the master of operation management in twelve months full-time. They may also complete the program part-time taking one or two courses per term and complete it in sixteen months to thirty six months, the maximum time to complete the degree being seven years, except in case a major event arises, which the university may review for possible extension.

Admission Requirements
1. Applicants must have one of the following a bachelor degree or an equivalent from an accredited or an authorized university
2. A resume (or a curriculum vitae) detailing work experiences, skills, and education
3. An essay/letter describing the reasons why the candidate has decided to apply for admission into the program (one to two pages)
4. Applicants who did not previously study in English must complete language requirements described in II.9.3 of this catalog by taking one of the following tests TOEFL, TOEIC, IELTS, Cambridge Exam, and CEFR

Curriculum
Economic for Managers (3 cr)
Accounting for Managers (3 cr)
Personal Finance and Investment (1 cr)
Negotiation (1 cr)
Management Communication (1cr)
Sport Financial Management (3 cr)
The Economics of Professional Leagues (3 cr)
Management of Information Technologies and Systems (3 cr)
Data Analytics for Sport Management
Introduction to the Business of Sport (3 cr)
Sport Event and Facility Management (3 cr)
Sport Marketing (3 cr)
Governance, Legal, and Ethical Issues in Sport Management (3 cr)
Lean Enterprise: A Focus on Sport Operations (3 cr)
Internship or Project (0 cr)
Total of 36 Credits

Schedule for the One-Year Master of Sport Management
Fall
Fall Term1
Eco for Managers (3 cr), Mgmt Communication (1 cr), Acc for Managers (3cr)
Fall Term 2
Introd to the Business of Sport (3cr), Data Analytics for Sport Management
, Negotiation (1 cr)
Winter
Term1
Sport Financial Mgmt (3cr), Management of IT &Res (3cr)
Term 2
Eco of Prof Leagues (3cr); Govrnce, Legal, & ethical Issues in the Mgmt of Sport (3cr),
Summer
Term 1
Sport Marketing (3cr), Sport event & facility Mgmt (3cr),
Term 2
Lean Sport Operations (3 cr), Pers Finance & Investment (1 cr)

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