Graduate Certificate in Professional Sports Administration
Northeastern University

Program Details

With an online Graduate Certificate in Professional Sports Administration, students are prepared to expand their current careers or gain entry into the competitive field.  Designed for the working professional, this program is available in full- or part-time formats.  Online sports management certificate studies will cover subjects at the intersection of business and athletics, with topics such as:

  • Events management
  • Fiscal and regulatory issues
  • Marketing and promotions

Faculty bring a wide range of expertise to the virtual classroom.  Expand your skills in risk management, building partnerships, and professional leadership through a highly experiential curriculum.  Credits from this flexible program are transferable to an online master’s degree in sports management/leadership offered by this school.  Take the next step in your leadership career with an online graduate certificate designed to keep you moving forward in a competitive industry.

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Northeastern University is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Statement of Purpose/Intent, Resume/CV, Official College Transcript(s)