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The mission of the Master of Science in Sport Management program is to maintain an academically rigorous curriculum that meets the common professional components of the Commission on Sport Management Accreditation. 
The Master in Sport Management curriculum is created with the ultimate goal of accreditation and is aligned with the same curriculum as the best sport management programs in the world.

Learning Outcomes

Graduates are able to: 

  • Effectively apply sport management theory and best practices within a sport organization.
  • Lead sport organizations ethically, based on Dominican values.
  • Analyze and critique the scope of sport in society, including how sport is shaped by culture, values and psychosocial experiences.
  • Critique decision-making in contemporary sport practices based on their personal ethical perspectives and Dominican values.
  • Synthesize and critique various management and leadership theories, and practices as applied to sport systems.
  • Apply financial management tools and principles of microeconomics and macroeconomics to the sport industry.

Benefits of Columbus

Career Opportunities

Graduates are prepared to acquire positions in various areas of the sport industry, such as:
  • Administration
  • Coaching
  • Marketing
  • Sales & promotion
  • Development
  • Broadcasting
  • Event & facility management
  • Ticketing & business operations
Job titles include:
  • Sports information director
  • Marketing director
  • Facility manager
  • Media director
  • Account/sales representative
  • Events coordinator
  • Ticket or retail sales manager
  • Writer/producer
  • Broadcaster/journalist
  • Campus or municipal recreation director
  • Legislative assistant
  • Financial analyst