Master of Science in Sport Management
Western Carolina University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Sport Management provides the knowledge and skills necessary to understand the business of sports, whether you are already working in the sport industry or are seeking a new career in it, and the program also includes a certificate in project management.  This program is designed to be flexible, allowing students to complete it fully online and at their own pace, with courses taught by faculty with degrees in the field and professional experience working in the sport industry.  Courses include Sport Administration and Governance, Project Planning and Estimating, Sport Marketing, Economics and Financial Aspects of Sport, and Project Change Management.


  • Must hold an undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited college or university
  • Official college/university transcripts (a 3.0 GPA is recommended)
  • Resume
  • Goal statement
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • GMAT/GRE scores (optional)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges