Master of Business Administration / Sports Business
San Diego State University

Program Details

A Sports MBA teaches you the ins and outs of the dynamic sports industry. This accelerated online Master of Business Administration in Sports Business currently offers online coursework in addition to an international travel experience to study sport business in the Dominican Republic.

A cohort format allows students to progress through the program together, fostering relationships and facilitating networking opportunities. Courses cover topics such as financial management, business strategy, sports economics, organizational leadership, and sports marketing. The program concludes with a six-month full-time internship with a sports organization and faculty mentor.

Students can also expect to study areas including:

  • Integrated marketing communications
  • Business intelligence
  • Operations and supply chain management
  • Statistical analysis

% Online

Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

AACSB International (AACSB)

School Accreditation & Licensing

San Diego State University is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.8 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV

Additional Info

  • Requires a 10-day on-site trip to Dominican Republic

Restricted States

District of Columbia, Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Nevada, New Mexico, New York, Oregon, West Virginia, International, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands