• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 42 months
    Duration
Do you have an interest in using sports to have a positive influence on your community? As a global language, athletics can be one of the most effective means of outreach that a person can possess. The Sports Management - Sports Outreach program at Liberty University provides the specialized training you will need to effectively manage and lead in outreach roles.
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Overview

The Sports Management - Sports Outreach program at Liberty University will help you understand the history of sports and provide the skills necessary for utilizing sports as a ministry tool. Students who are passionate about sports can use this platform for ministry in countless ways.

In Liberty’s sports outreach bachelor’s degree, you will study the history of sports, sports law, marketing, and finance. If you are pursuing leadership or management roles within a sports organization, obtaining this foundational knowledge can help ensure success for your career. 

Our B.S. in Sports Management – Sports Outreach focuses on the global aspect of organized sports as well, so you can be confident that your skill set will help prepare you for various ministry opportunities.

Potential Career

  • Community recreational director
  • Sports chaplain
  • Sports communication and public relations specialist

Accreditation

Liberty University is accredited by SACSCOC

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date A student can apply at any time for this programme, there is no deadline.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 42 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Global Sport Outreach
  • Sport Methodology, Methods, and Practices
  • Administration and Organization in Sport and Recreation
  • Sport Marketing

English Language Requirements

  • 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.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    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.

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).

General Requirements

  • Admission application
  • Application fee
  • Official college transcripts
  • Unofficial college transcripts may be accepted with a completed official transcript request form
  • A High School Self-Certification form
  • Proof of English proficiency

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    455 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 455 USD per credit and a duration of 42 months.
  • National

    455 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 455 USD per credit and a duration of 42 months.
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Funding

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