Masters Programs in Sports Business Management

Compare 7 Masters Programs in Sports Business Management

A master's degree is a two-year journey that takes a graduate with a bachelor's degree deeper into his or her chosen subject. Some students pursue this degree immediately after finishing a four-year degree or many years later while working on their career.

You may be wondering, what is a Master in Sports Business Management? This field is a hybrid of sports knowledge and business administration. Some courses you can expect to take include business management, group negotiations and finance. You can also expect to study in more detail the chosen sport that is part of your degree. As a prerequisite, you may want to study introductory business management.

Some of the skills you can learn in this program include management, networking and communication. Each of these skills are important for working in sports business management but are also useful in your everyday life. Networking can communication can help you with personal interactions while management can help you stay organized and delegate tasks.

To pay for a master's degree, look for aid from your chosen school. Many locations offer financial support for graduate students since the level of study required can make having a job difficult.

When you look for a job after earning a master degree in sports business management, you have many options. On the business side, you can search for positions within a sporting commissioner's office or owner committee. On the sporting side, you can go into contract negotiations as an advocate for an athlete or team. A broad understanding of the subject may also qualify you as a teacher.

Schools offering this kind of degree can be found in many countries. If you need to narrow your search, consider how far you want to travel and whether courses are available online. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Business Administration And Sports - Business Faculty

Universidad Privada De Ciencias Aplicadas
Campus Full time March 2019 Peru Lima

We are the first university in the country with a sports management career, this means a valuable recognition and a great opportunity. Before the initiative, various institutions and companies have been identified with UPC in order to professionalise the sports industry. [+]

We are the first university in the country with a sports management career, this means a valuable recognition and a great opportunity.

Before the initiative, various institutions and companies have been identified with UPC in order to professionalise the sports industry.

We invite you to review the different careers offered by the Faculty of Business at the following link: http://pregrado.upc.edu.pe/facultad-de-negocios/

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Master's Degree In Management And Management Of Sports Organizations - Blended

Universidad Católica San Antonio de Murcia
Online & Campus Combined Full time 1 year January 2019 Spain Murcia

The content and development of this Official Master in Management and Management of Sporting Entities is always adjusted to the demands and professional demands that the graduates need above all for their professional practice, directed to the management and management of entities, institutions and facilities Sports, [+]

General information Modality : mixed Beginning : January Duration : 1 academic year ECTS Credits : 60 Director : Antonio Sánchez Pato Presentación

The content and development of this Official Master in Management and Management of Sporting Entities is always adjusted to the demands and professional demands that the graduates need above all for their professional practice, directed to the management and management of entities, institutions and facilities Sports, public or private, or the design, management and development of sporting events of any nature or volume.

In this moment of progressive adaptation to the European Space of Higher Education is fundamental the continuity of the postgraduate studies in the same university for all the interested students that were formed with its titulación of licensee.... [-]


Master in Administration and Management of Professional Sports Clubs (AMPSC)

University of Bordeaux
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 France Bordeaux Pessac Talence + 2 more

This international Master program provides students with the knowledge and skills to enter the workforce as multi-skilled executives within the field of Administration and Management of Professional Sports Clubs. [+]

This international Master program provides students with the knowledge and skills to enter the workforce as multi-skilled executives within the field of Administration and Management of Professional Sports Clubs.

Program outline

The aim of this Master Program is to provide students with the knowledge and skills so that they may enter the workforce as multi-skilled executives within the field of Administration and Management of Professional Sports Clubs. A large variety of topics are covered in the program, providing a comprehensive overview of the sector: strategic marketing, operational marketing, accounting, sociology, economics, law, management of training centers, security management, etc. The AMPSC Master is taught entirely in English by visiting European and international professors and professionals as well as our faculty team of specialists.... [-]


Master in Strategic Tourism

Universidad del Este (UNE)
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years Open Enrollment Puerto Rico Carolina + 1 more

The tourism industry needs specialized professionals in this high-demand field. To respond to this growing need, the School of Professional Studies (Programa AHORA) at Universidad del Este (UNE) offers a master’s degree in Strategic Tourism with specializations in Sports Tourism, Gastronomic Tourism, and Medical Tourism. [+]

UNE is a US-accredited, affordable higher education institution that allows students to develop professional fluency in English and Spanish.

The tourism industry needs specialized professionals in this high-demand field. To respond to this growing need, the School of Professional Studies (Programa AHORA) at Universidad del Este (UNE) offers a master’s degree in Strategic Tourism with three specializations, including Sports Tourism, Gastronomic Tourism, and Medical Tourism. This master’s degree was developed with the collaboration of UNE’s International School of Hospitality and Culinary Arts and its expert faculty in the tourism industry.

Graduates of this master’s program will demonstrate knowledge and skills in strategic planning, finance, accounting, marketing, sales, economics, human resources and research in the tourism industry. They will have the opportunity to design innovative tourism products with the purpose of projecting Puerto Rico as a national and international tourist destination. In addition, graduates will identify project alternatives in various companies focused on solving tourism challenges in local, national and international organizations and associations, both public and private. Academic experiences in this program generate research aimed at the Puerto Rican tourism sector, incorporating statistical data analysis.... [-]


Master of Business Analytics / Master of Sports Analytics

La Trobe University
Campus Full time Part time 18 - 24 months January 2019 Australia Melbourne + 1 more

In an increasingly digital world, organisations across the globe collect huge volumes of data. Businesses that can make sense of this information will have a competitive edge. [+]

Choose Master of Business Analytics at LaTrobe

In an increasingly digital world, organisations across the globe collect huge volumes of data. Businesses that can make sense of this information will have a competitive edge. The Master of Business analytics is a specialised degree that gives you the skills and knowledge to understand this flow of data and provide businesses with the insights they need to succeed.

In a course designed through a collaboration of academics, industry practitioners and technology vendors for the industry, you'll gain the specialist skills and knowledge you need to have a competitive professional advantage.

You'll learn the role of data in decision-making, problem-solving and organisational change. You will gain practical skills in business, statistics and computer science, as well as develop personal skills such as communication and critical thinking.... [-]


Master of Business in Sport

AMOS - The International Sport Business School
Campus Full time 3 years September 2018 France Paris Nice Lyon Lille Bordeaux + 4 more

This cycle is composed of a 4th and a 5th year and issues a Level II degree in "Sporting organizations Management" registered with the RNCP. The objective of the MBS AMOS is to train our students to executive positions in 2 years, turn them into true professionals thanks to varied modules, implementations, practical cases and to help them find a company which is in agreement with their professional project. [+]

This cycle is composed of a 4th and a 5th year and issues a Level II degree in "Sporting organizations Management" registered with the RNCP. The objective of the MBS AMOS is to train our students to executive positions in 2 years, turn them into true professionals thanks to varied modules, implementations, practical cases and to help them find a company which is in agreement with their professional project.

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Professional Master in Football Business

FBA The Football Business Academy
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time 1 year September 2018 Switzerland Geneva Switzerland Online + 2 more

The FBA offers a Professional Master in Football Business which is the first of its kind; it’s a hybrid program which takes all the advantages of online and physical courses and combining them into one unique program. [+]

As the business of football becomes ever more professional, the need for executives with the right knowledge and skill set becomes ever greater. Therefore, The Football Business Academy sat down with industry experts and created a unique and comprehensive program that will prepare students for success in the dynamic, global future of the football industry. The FBA offers a Professional Master in Football Business which is the first of its kind; it’s a hybrid program which takes all the advantages of online and physical courses and combining them into one unique program. This program steps away from traditional course structures and educational models to create a more innovative and complete curriculum which caters to the needs and realities of the football industry as well as 21st-century students.... [-]