This online Master of Science degree is designed to prepare students in athletic administration, sport management, motorsport management, and advanced graduate studies, while offering the flexibility and convenience of online coursework. Move ahead in a variety of fields in the sport industry with an accredited Master of Science in Sport Management from East Tennessee State University. With the same faculty teaching online who teach in our classrooms, you'll get the quality education you want with the flexibility you need.
The curriculum examines three main segments of the sport industry (performance, production, promotion), and it encompasses all levels of sport: youth, high school, collegiate, professional, amateur, competitive, non-competitive, recreational, private, and nonprofit/profit organizations.
Although the number of potential careers within athletics is virtually limitless, here are just a few examples:
Sport Performance Segment: collegiate athletics director, racetrack marketing director, private fitness facility manager, campus recreation director, professional promotions coordinator, collegiate ticket sales manager, etc...
Sport Production Segment: sales representative for a sports equipment company, manager for a sporting goods retail store, events coordinator at a professional facility, etc...
Sport Promotion Segment: sport media producer, financial analyst for a sport sponsorship management company, legal consultant for a sport business licensing company, etc...
Information including curriculum and graduation requirements can be found in the ETSU Catalog, Sport Management, M.S., entry.
Credits to complete this program: 33-36 credit hours
|TN Residents||eRate (Out of State, 100% online)||Out of State|
|$610 per credit hour||$765 per credit hour||$1451 per credit hour|
*Note, tuition discounts are available for border county students.
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Steps to Apply
Step 1 - Create your ETSU Application Account
Step 1 Create your ETSU Application Account by choosing the "Sign Up" option
Step 2 - Sign into the ETSU Application Portal
Step 2 Sign into the ETSU Application Portal and select "Start a New Application"
Step 3 - Complete the Remaining Fields
Step 3 Choose "Graduate," select your student type (domestic or international), select "Master's," term, then choose Sport Management and complete the remainder of the form.