Degree Requirements

The Master of Arts in Sports Administration and Leadership degree program requires a minimum of thirty-two credit hours, made up of the following courses.

Course Credit
Integrative Studies Core — 9 required credits  
COMM 650 Leadership and Decision-Making 3
SAL 600 Introduction to Graduate Research 3
PHIL 615 Ideas That Have Shaped Our World
~OR~ PHIL 690 Ethics of the Profession
3
Sports Administration and Leadership Core — 11 required credits  
BSAD 575 Statistics and Sports 3
BSAD 640 Advanced Sport Management 3
SAL 670 Sports Admin Portfolio, and Research Proposal 3
SAL 698 Research and Writing Tutorial 2
Elective Studies — minimum of 12 credits  
BSAD 545 Advanced Sport Marketing and Promotion 3
BSAD 625 Sport Finance 3
BSAD 680 Sport Law 3
COMM 665 Advanced Public Relations 3
PE 610 Seminar: Success in Coaching 3
SAL 645 Applied Sport Psychology 3
PHIL 615 Ideas That Have Shaped Our World
~OR~ PHIL 690 Ethics of the Profession
(one of these courses is required, the second could be used as an elective)
3