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Ohio Dominican University's Master of Science in Sport Management prepares you for a successful career in the dynamic and growing field of sport.
The program is based in sport business, which prepares you with an advanced knowledge and analytic base in management to meet the needs of one of the fastest growing international industries.

Program Features
  • 16-month program.
  • Each course meets once per week in 8-week sessions.
  • Classes are in the evenings, from 6 - 9:30 p.m.
  • Concentration available in Leadership.
  • 4 + 1 Program option to earn your bachelor's and master's in five years.
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    Outcomes & Careers

    With your degree, you'll be prepared for a variety of careers in the dynamic world of sports.

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Full-Time Sport Management Faculty

Strode, James
Jim Strode

Dean of Graduate Studies and Associate Professor

Sport Management

Erskine Hall, Room 207

  • Ph.D., Ohio State University
  • M.A., Ohio State University
  • B.B.A., University of Wisconsin, Madison

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Board of Advisors

ODU's Sport Management has a Board of Advisors who help advise the curriculum and ensure the classroom experience will prepare students for employment in sport.

The Board of Advisors is comprised of professionals from sports organizations such as the Columbus Blue Jackets, Columbus Crew, Columbus Clippers, Ohio State Athletics, Ohio High School Athletic Association, the Greater Columbus Sports Commission and more.

ODU's Sport Management Advisory Board includes:

Columbus Blue Jackets, Columbus Clippers, Columbus Crew SC, OHSAA, and UpField Group