Master of Arts in Sports Leadership
North Central College

Program Details

The Master of Arts in Sports Leadership is fully online with North Central College. Each individual has their own leadership style, and a proper graduate education will help bring that out with expert coaches as faculty. This program assesses marketing, finance, and other business areas related to the sports industry and leadership. There are core leadership courses that will help individuals inspire, develop, and motivate their own students. Learning outcomes include:

  • Combining principles of leadership within the sports industry
  • Articulating areas of financial and facilities management within a sport organization


  • One weekend professional development residency requirement
  • Regionally accredited bachelor's degree or higher
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0 (4.0 scale) or 5 years work experience and letter of intent
  • Official transcripts
  • Statement of purpose
  • Resume
  • Two letters of recommendation

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission