This is a sports management master's degree online that provides advanced skills in the field of sports and athletics. Students have the option of concentrating in Intercollegiate Athletic Management or Sports Analytics.
The Intercollegiate Athletic Management concentration explores the relationship between higher education and college athletics plus managing the student-athlete. Fundraising and development are also topics within this concentration.
The Sports Analytics concentration teaches data science, statistics, quantitative analysis, and how to create predictive models. Students learn how to make decisions about players and teams, spectators, finances, and marketing based on the principles they learn.
Examples of course topics are:
- Social issues in sports
- Management of sport organizations
- Communication and technology in sports
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School Accreditation & Licensing
University of West Georgia is accredited by:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Recommended GPA2.7 or above (4.0 scale)
Statement of Purpose/Intent, Resume/CV, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Official College Transcript(s)