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Sport Management, B.B.A.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration

About

The sports industry requires a great variety of people with expertise in business. The goal of this Sport Management program at Alfred State College SUNY College of Technology is to prepare you — using both hands-on and theory-based training — for a career in the areas of administration, marketing, sales, fund development, finance, event promotion and management, communication, and facility management.

Program Student Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate technical competence in domestic and global environments within the principle functional areas of business.
  • Analyze sport-related business problems and devise solutions using critical thinking, decision-making processes, and decision-support tools.
  • Formulate solutions to current sport issues by incorporating the major functional areas of business and sport management.

Career

  • Professional sports
  • College sports
  • Minor league sports
  • Olympic organizations
  • Recreational sport organizations
  • Philanthropic sport organizations
  • International sport organizations
  • Ticket sales
  • Sports marketing and promotions
  • Sports sponsorships
  • Media relations and sports broadcasting
  • Sports law and sports agencies
  • Facilities and event management

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

  • Financial Accounting
  • Computer Elective
  • Freshman Composition
  • Intro to Sports Management
  • Math Elective
  • Business Communications
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Sport in Society
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Literature Elective
  • Fundamentals of Management

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    61

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    500

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

  • Required: Algebra, Geometry, SAT and/or ACT scores with a recommended combined reading/writing and math SAT score of 980 or a composite ACT score of 19. 
  • Recommended: Algebra 2

Technological Requirements

A laptop computer is required for students entering this degree program. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16650 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    16650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16650 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    6870 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6870 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for New York City

  • 1819 - 3970 USD/month
    Living Costs

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