Master of Business Administration / Sports Management
University of West Alabama

Program Details

The University of West Alabama offers an online MBA with a concentration in Sports Management for students interested in advancing their careers within the Sports Management area of business.  The Sports Management MBA concentration prepares students for careers working in all levels of professional sports, collegiate and preparatory athletics, and health-related fitness.  You may find positions in the administrative offices of sport franchises, in managerial positions in all sport-related industries, or in similar positions.  
 
To prepare for these careers, students will complete a curriculum that includes a wide range of fundamental business topics like all MBA students and then complete the degree by choosing electives from Sports Management courses.  Possible electives in the concentration include:
  • Organization and Administration in Human Performance
  • Athletic Administration Seminar
  • Sport and Exercise Law
  • Accounting and Economics in Sport
  • Sport Management and Marketing

Requirements

  • Official transcripts

Special Accreditation

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Geographic Restrictions

Not authorized for residents of California, Massachusetts, and Puerto Rico.