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Sports Management, B.Sc.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 2 months
    Duration
Online
The B.S. in Sports Management at American Public University System is designed for those who are interested in sports management, coaching, and administration in collegiate, community, or high school sports.  
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Overview

The B.S. in Sports Management at American Public University System arms you with an improved understanding of sports administration, coaching theory and strategy, and business skills such as marketing, promotion, public relations, finance, and sports law. This degree program is an ideal choice for you as you pursue a career as an interscholastic or intercollegiate coach, sports manager, or front-office manager.

Program Objectives

In addition to the institutional and degree level learning objectives, graduates of this program are expected to achieve these learning outcomes:

  • Describe the impact of legal principles and considerations in sport management on the decision-making process for sport managers.
  • Apply management principles, concepts, and practices associated with the operations and maintenance of sports and recreation facilities.
  • Appraise sociological, historical, political, and philosophical aspects of sport.
  • Examine ethical practices, procedures, and decision-making models used in sports management professions.
  • Apply financial management principles and concepts to managing a sports organization and facility.
  • Analyze the dimensions of specific sport marketing plans and strategies.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date A student can apply at any time for this programme, there is no deadline. More details:

    Courses Start Monthly 

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 2 months
    • Duration description

      8-Week Program Format

  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Sports Law, Risk, and Regulation
  • Sports and Recreation Facility Management
  • Ethics in Sports
  • Contemporary and Social Issues in Sport
  • Sports Management Foundations
  • Sports Finance

English Language Requirements

  • 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.

  • Minimum required score:

    520

    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.

General Requirements

  • All APU undergraduate programs require a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent (i.e. GED).
  • Please read all undergraduate admission requirements before applying to this program and be prepared to submit the required documentation.
  • There is no fee to complete the APU admission application. 

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

    285 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 285 USD per credit and a duration of 2 months.
  • National

    285 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 285 USD per credit and a duration of 2 months.
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Funding

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