List of Accredited Online Degrees

The Sports Management concentration of a business degree program delves into the core concepts associated with the aspects of business practices within the sporting industry. The sports industry has seen growth for the role of a well-trained and educated business student with the unique specialization in Sports Management. Many colleges and universities now offer bachelors and masters degrees in sport management to satisfy the need across many different sports and business avenues.

The specialization as an undergraduate degree seeking student in sport management, offers students the professionalism and skill set needed to apply the necessary business principles to the sport industry. Students of the Sports Management concentration will most likely enroll in courses introducing topics and concepts such as: accounting, management, marketing, economics, computer applications, sports in culture, sports information, interscholastic, intercollegiate and professional sports, facility management, sport ethics, sport marketing, sport law and sport finance.

The core coursework in a sports management degree is expanding on a niche business degree. The subjects will educate students on the surprising amount of business behind the sport. The required knowledge and critical thinking skills needed to be successful in a sports-centric company will be provided by the strong foundation learned with a business/sports management degree. The multifaceted business degree can be structured to apply in many areas of any organization. Graduates with a specialized degree in Sports Management will be able to seek entry level positions within a sports industry with a significant advantage among others due to high demand with few job applicants.

Job responsibilities of the sports manager graduate vary with the type of organization, area of the sport industry, and level of management needed. The dynamic involvement of all business aspects related to the success of a sport, relay heavily on the experience and training received from the higher education from an academic institution. The accountant, the marketing agent, the stadium manager and the sales of licensed materials all are engineered from combing the core business concepts with the lucrative sports industry. The graduate will have the abilities to succeed in a multitude of environments.

 

List of Accredited Online Degrees

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B.S. in Sports Management

The Bachelor of Science in Sports Management prepares students for careers in the sports industry. The core curriculum emphasizes the development of the functional area skills required to become e...

  • Sector of Institution:
    Private, for-profit, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:

    Interdenominational

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    120
  • Credit Type:
    Per Semester Credit

Sports Marketing and Media Bachelor of Science Degree

This program is designed to help students learn the principles of marketing while using new media strategies to help sports organizations reach fans.  Course Highlights:

  • Sector of Institution:
    Private, for-profit, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:

    N/A

  • Degree Level:
    Bachelor
  • Delivery format:
    100% Online
  • Credit hrs to complete:
    120
  • Credit Type:
    Per Semester Credit
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree in Sports and Recreation Management

    Sports enthusiasts interested in combining their love of athletics with a career in business will be able to do so through Ashford University’s Bachelor of Arts Degree in Sports and Recreati...

    • Sector of Institution:
      Private, for-profit, 4-year or above
    • Religious Affiliation:
    • Degree Level:
      Bachelor
    • Delivery format:
      100% Online
    • Credit hrs to complete:
      120
    • Credit Type:
      Per Semester Credit

    BA Sports and Recreation Management Entrepreneurship Specialization

    A Bachelor of Arts in Sports and Recreation Management with a specialization in Entrepreneurship is offered at Ashford University to interested students. Some fields available to those who hold th...

    • Sector of Institution:
      Private, for-profit, 4-year or above
    • Religious Affiliation:
    • Degree Level:
      Bachelor
    • Delivery format:
      100% Online
    • Credit hrs to complete:
      120
    • Credit Type:
      Per Semester Credit

    BA Sports and Recreation Management Finance Specialization

    A Bachelor of Arts in Sports and Recreation Management with a specialization in Finance is offered at Ashford University to interested students. Some fields available to those who hold the Sports ...

    • Sector of Institution:
      Private, for-profit, 4-year or above
    • Religious Affiliation:
    • Degree Level:
      Bachelor
    • Delivery format:
      100% Online
    • Credit hrs to complete:
      120
    • Credit Type:
      Per Semester Credit

    BA Sports and Recreation Management Information Systems Specialization

    Ashford University offers a Bachelor of Arts in Sports and Recreation Management with a specialization in Information Systems to students interested in developing their business and technical skil...

    • Sector of Institution:
      Private, for-profit, 4-year or above
    • Religious Affiliation:
    • Degree Level:
      Bachelor
    • Delivery format:
      100% Online
    • Credit hrs to complete:
      120
    • Credit Type:
      Per Semester Credit

    BA Sports and Recreation Management Marketing Specialization

    A Bachelor of Arts in Sports and Recreation Management with a specialization in Marketing is offered at Ashford University to students interested in pursuing a career in the managerial sector of t...

    • Sector of Institution:
      Private, for-profit, 4-year or above
    • Religious Affiliation:
    • Degree Level:
      Bachelor
    • Delivery format:
      100% Online
    • Credit hrs to complete:
      120
    • Credit Type:
      Per Semester Credit

    Bachelor of Science in Management with a concentration in Sport Management

    Post University offers a Bachelor of Science in Management Degree with a concentration in Sports Management that is well suited for individuals who wish to enhance their knowledge in management an...

    • Sector of Institution:
      4-year, Private for-profit
    • Religious Affiliation:

      None

    • Degree Level:
      Bachelor
    • Delivery format:
      100% Online
    • Credit hrs to complete:
      120
    • Credit Type:

    Bachelor of Science in Sport Management

    Post University offers a Bachelor of Science in Sports Management Degree that is well suited for students who are passionate about sports and wish to pursue a rewarding career utilizing management...

    • Sector of Institution:
      4-year, Private for-profit
    • Religious Affiliation:

      None

    • Degree Level:
      Bachelor
    • Delivery format:
      100% Online
    • Credit hrs to complete:
      120
    • Credit Type:

    Bachelor of Science in Business Studies / Sport Management

    • Sector of Institution:
    • Religious Affiliation:
    • Degree Level:
      Bachelor
    • Delivery format:
      100% Online
    • Credit hrs to complete:
      120
    • Credit Type:
      Semester Credit

    Bachelor of Science in Sport Management

    • Sector of Institution:
    • Religious Affiliation:
    • Degree Level:
      Bachelor
    • Delivery format:
      100% Online
    • Credit hrs to complete:
      120
    • Credit Type:
      Semester Credit

    Bachelor of Science in Hopitality, Sport & Tourism Management

    • Sector of Institution:
    • Religious Affiliation:
    • Degree Level:
      Bachelor
    • Delivery format:
      100% Online
    • Credit hrs to complete:
      120
    • Credit Type:
      Semester Credit

    Bachelor of Science in Sports & Fitness Management

    • Sector of Institution:
    • Religious Affiliation:
    • Degree Level:
      Bachelor
    • Delivery format:
      100% Online
    • Credit hrs to complete:
      120
    • Credit Type:
      Semester Credit

    Bachelor of Science in Sports Management

    • Sector of Institution:
    • Religious Affiliation:
    • Degree Level:
      Bachelor
    • Delivery format:
      100% Online
    • Credit hrs to complete:
      122
    • Credit Type:
      Per Semester Credit

    Business Administration: Sport Management

    The Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration: Sports Management is ideal for individuals wishing to pursue career opportunities in sport facility management, sport event management, h...

    • Sector of Institution:
      4-year, Private not-for-profit
    • Religious Affiliation:

      None

    • Degree Level:
      Bachelor
    • Delivery format:
      100% Online
    • Credit hrs to complete:
      120
    • Credit Type:

    Bachelor of Science in Sport Management

    ...

    • Sector of Institution:
      4-year, Private not-for-profit
    • Religious Affiliation:

      Baptist

    • Degree Level:
      Bachelor
    • Delivery format:
      100% Online
    • Credit hrs to complete:
      128
    • Credit Type:
      Semester Credit

    Sports Management

    ...

    • Sector of Institution:
      4-year, Private for-profit
    • Religious Affiliation:

      None

    • Degree Level:
      Bachelor
    • Delivery format:
      100% Online
    • Credit hrs to complete:
      0
    • Credit Type:
      NA

    Bachelor of Science in Sport Management

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    • Sector of Institution:
      4-year, Public
    • Religious Affiliation:

      None

    • Degree Level:
      Bachelor
    • Delivery format:
      100% Online
    • Credit hrs to complete:
      120
    • Credit Type:

    Bachelor of Business Administration in Sport Management Specialty

    The University of the Southwest offers a Bachelor of Business Administration Degree in Sports Management that is well suited for students who seek employment in the domestic and international spor...

    • Sector of Institution:
      4-year, Private not-for-profit
    • Religious Affiliation:

      None

    • Degree Level:
      Bachelor
    • Delivery format:
      100% Online
    • Credit hrs to complete:
      120
    • Credit Type:

    Bachelor of Science in Recreation

    California State University in East Bay offers the Bachelor of Science with a concentration in Recreation, which may be completed entirely through a virtual classroom, allowing students the flexib...

    • Sector of Institution:
      Public, 4-year or above
    • Religious Affiliation:
      N/A
    • Degree Level:
      Bachelor
    • Delivery format:
      100% Online
    • Credit hrs to complete:
      0
    • Credit Type:

    Sport Management: Wellness and Fitness

    The Wellness and Fitness program offered by California University of Pennsylvania was created after the great success of its online graduate program in Exercise Science and Health Promotion. The prog...

    • Sector of Institution:
      Public, 4-year or above
    • Religious Affiliation:

      N/A

    • Degree Level:
      Bachelor
    • Delivery format:
      100% Online
    • Credit hrs to complete:
      120
    • Credit Type:

    Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Sport Management

    Sports and Athletic competitions to many people never goes past watching a game on TV or attending a sporting event, but sports and athletics are global billion dollar industries that go far beyon...

    • Sector of Institution:
      4-year, Private for-profit
    • Religious Affiliation:

      None

    • Degree Level:
      Bachelor
    • Delivery format:
      100% Online
    • Credit hrs to complete:
      120
    • Credit Type:

    BA in Sports and Recreation Management

    The Bachelor of Arts in Sports and Recreation Management degree from Concordia University Chicago is a degree option for students with an interest in the business side of sports organizations and ...

    • Sector of Institution:
      4-year, Private not-for-profit
    • Religious Affiliation:

      Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod

    • Degree Level:
      Bachelor
    • Delivery format:
      100% Online
    • Credit hrs to complete:
      35
    • Credit Type:
      credits

    Sport Management, BBA

    Earn your degree in Sport Management, BBA from Davenport University ...

    • Sector of Institution:
      4-year, Private not-for-profit
    • Religious Affiliation:

      None

    • Degree Level:
      Bachelor
    • Delivery format:
      100% Online
    • Credit hrs to complete:
      120
    • Credit Type:

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