Sport Management Master Certificate

The Sport Management Master Certificate


The purpose of the Sport Management Master Certificate is to train professionals who can lead and manage Sport Operations at different levels of sport organizations with excellent results.

Who should apply for this certificate?

You will be able to plan for sport events that occur flawlessly

You will be able to make sport organizations lean and profitable

You will learn how to avoid ethical and judicial conflict

You will learn how to market and how to acquire more customers.

You may transfer the courses to the MBA program at NIU or at other universities, to a master of management programs, or to any other graduate degree programs that accept NIU credits

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 the NIU catalog by taking one of the following tests TOEFL, TOEIC, IELTS, Cambridge Exam, and CEFR.

Introduction to the Business of Sport (3 cr)
The Economic of Professional Leagues (3 c)
Sport Finance (3 cr)
Sport Facility and Event Management (3 cr)

Apply today!

Apply by downloading the application form, and following the instructions. You can download the application form by clicking on the link below in blue scripts.