The online Sport Leadership Certificate is designed for working individuals that want to focus on current and future sport industry trends so the individuals can become effective leaders in the field. This can be used for career advancement or to enter the Master of Science in Sports Management degree program. Courses include three of four core classes, which are fundraising concepts and practices, executive and strategic leadership in the sport industry, international sport management, and managing sport facilities/special events, as well as two elective courses in topics such as sport sponsorship and marketing, leisure studies foundation, and historical and current issues in sports.
Must hold a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution and demonstrate through academic background and/or work experience the ability to succeed in graduate studies
Official transcripts of all college-level coursework
Two professional letters of recommendation
A one page personal statement
Accreditation & Licensing
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education
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