Expand your knowledge in the field of sport management as you prepare for or enhance your career for the administration level. WP offers a comprehensive 36-credit course of study leading to a master of science (MS) in sport administration.
The fully online master of science in sport administration program meets the needs of individuals seeking career advancement or entry into careers related to sports. This program combines real-world skills with theoretical foundations that prepare students to become outstanding leaders in the sports industry. Students with or without a sport management background will hone skills related to the leadership, marketing, facility management, and evaluation of sport-related organizations within professional and minor league athletics, community sports and recreation, and school-based programs.
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Students will learn to effectively research, analyze and apply data to address challenges inthe industry, employing principles of strategic planning to financial, risk, and human resourcemanagement in sport. Students will also be able to explain and apply ethical and legalconcepts to sport decision-making and policy determinations.
August 1st: Fall semesterDecember 1st: Spring semesterMay 1st: Summer semester*Applications received after the deadline will be reviewed on a space availability basis
*International students are advised to apply by:April 1st: Fall (September intake)November 1st: Spring (January intake)
Professor Michael FigueroaProgram Director, Department of Kinesiologyfigueroam@wpunj.edu973-720-3950
In addition to the University’s admission requirements:
William Paterson University
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