Master of Science in Athletic Development Management
American Public University System

Program Details

The Master of Science in Athletic Development Management online degree combines the study of sport and exercise science and the coaching of athletes through sport business management.  Students are equipped to train athletes in small and large group settings, enhancing athletic performance in competitions and lifetime sport commitment.  Graduates from this program may pursue careers in:

  • Coaching
  • Personal training
  • Athlete development
  • Facility management

Develop skills in analysis, discernment, dietary evaluation, and management theory to propel forward in today’s competitive marketplace.  Study the science of muscle strength enhancement and disease prevention, as well as economic decision making and contemporary trends and industry practices.  Earn this specialized degree with APUS online and advance your professional track in athletic management today.


All APU graduate programs require you to have earned a minimum of a bachelor’s degree from an institution whose accreditation is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission