Sport Management, Master of Science in Kinesiology
The innovative and internationally recognized master's degree in sport management will teach you the important elements of the profession and prepare you for careers that range from facilities managers and sports marketers to athletic directors and head coaches, in all areas of sport. You will learn foundational elements of sport management, including: sport management and leadership, sport marketing principles, legal issues in sport, planning and managing sporting facilities and events, theory and techniques of sport management.
Complete an integrative, hands-on internship or produce an in-depth thesis project to expand your understanding of sport management
Direct access to Ohio State's athletic department and recreational sports department as well as opportunities at six other universities in Central Ohio
Be completely immersed in a sports city with many opportunities for educational and professional sports experiences
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Graduates with a masters in sport management have a wealth of career opportunities.
The college annually awards scholarships to its students to support their academic goals.
Bachelor’s degree. No GRE required
Expected time to degree
1 year, 3 semesters
Deadline to apply
for funding consideration; then rolling admissions until cohort filled