MS Sport Administration

May 01, 2020
30 credit hours
March 11, 2020

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The University of Cincinnati brings decades of faculty experience directly to you with our 100% online Master’s in Sport Administration program. Our program prepares students to advance their careers in interscholastic athletics, intercollegiate athletics, or the professional sports industry.

Careers in the sports industry vary greatly. With a sport management degree from The University of Cincinnati, you’ll have the business acumen combined with an understanding of the special nature of the sports industry that will prepare you for the competitive world of sports business. Examples of careers our graduates pursue include athletic directors, facility management, sales, marketing and promotions, preparing budgets, fundraising, and intercollegiate athletics administration.

What is a Master’s in Sport Administration and Sport Management?

If you are passionate about sports and interested in launching or advancing your career in the exciting field of sport management and administration, earning your master’s degree online from the University of Cincinnati will help you stay ahead of the competition.

As a sports management graduate student at the University of Cincinnati Online, you will also have the opportunity to complete the National Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association Certification Program. This professional certification demonstrates a commitment to self-improvement that will enhance your ability to better serve your school, community and profession. Students pursuing the online sports management master’s degree are to gain first-hand industry experience during their course of study.

Reasons to Earn your MS in Sport Administration

  • Completing your coursework 100% online 
  • Enjoy the flexibility of a schedule built for working professionals
  • Experience real-world learning through our interactive online campus
  • Dynamic online program built for advancing your career
  • Partnerships with NIAAA, NFHS, OHSAA, and OIAAA
  • Faculty has over 40 years of experience in the sport industry


One year completion time – for students who enroll full-time and complete 12 credit hours per semester.

NIAAA certification program – Complete the National Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association Certification Program while completing this degree. The attainment of professional certification demonstrates a commitment to self-improvement that will enhance your ability to better serve your school, community, and profession.

Dedicated advisors – University of Cincinnati Online faculty advisors are always ready to support you throughout the program.

Focused curriculum – Receive a high quality, autonomous learning experience aligned with your career goals in interscholastic or intercollegiate athletic administration.

World-class faculty – University of Cincinnati faculty offers more than 30 years of combined, real-world experience in high school and college athletics.

Post-graduation opportunities – An online master of science in Sport Administration from the University of Cincinnati can give you a competitive advantage, preparing you to take your career to the next level. Graduates have attained positions in college athletic departments across the country, and leadership positions within high school athletics.

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The University of Cincinnati is one of the first institutions to offer online courses. Innovation in education is at the forefront of what we do. We have expanded the convenience and quality of our online learning to online degree programs. Today, we offer nearly 100 degrees from undergraduate to doctoral programs.

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