Master of Business Administration / Sports Leadership
Johnson & Wales University

Program Details

The online MBA with a concentration in Sport Leadership is designed to prepare students for the growing global sports industry in order to meet the need for business-focused administrators within athletic organizations.  The program introduces students to the sports industry while providing the solid business foundation needed in today’s market.  You will study contemporary leadership, communication strategies, operations, and global issues in sport, along with traditional business methods such as finance, economics, and business policy. 

Courses in this program include:

  • Sports and Entertainment Venues & Events, Development & Management
  • Operations Management 
  • Contemporary Leadership Strategies in Sport
  • Effective Communication Strategies in Sport
  • Global Issues in Sport Leadership

Graduates will be skilled communicators, problem-solvers, analysists, decision-makers, and researchers.  They are prepared to be ethical professionals in domestic and global organizations who can connect leadership principles and knowledge of sport industry operations in order to advance organizational objectives and support strategic initiatives.

Requirements

  • Official Transcripts
  • Two recommendations
  • Statement of purpose
  • A bachelor’s degree

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education