Skip to main content

Online Masters in Sport Management

Format: Online
Credit Hours: 36
Entry Terms: Fall

Join one of the fastest-growing fields in the country and earn your master’s degree in Sport Management from a program ranked among the top 25 online sports management degrees for 2023!

At Georgia Southern University, our Master of Science Degree in Sport Management will advance your career without disrupting your current lifestyle. This 36-credit online program can be completed in as little as 24 months, or as your schedule permits.

The Sport Management program provides academic preparation and practical experiences in the skills and techniques required to be successful in the sport industry. The program focuses on
sport career advancement related to sport business and administration, both for-profit and non-profit organizations. Sport management is one of the fastest growing fields of study in the country, which focuses on the business of sport including marketing, finance, media relations, sport sociology, etc.

The program is perfect for people who are working in the sport industry, working as a graduate assistant that is focused on a sport business, or considering a career change to working in the sport business industry. The plan of study considers the busy schedules of full-time employees and encourages intertwining content-based discussions and activities with students’ employment and work experiences.

Ready to Apply?


Or, you can:

Fast, Flexible, Affordable…100% Online Masters in Sport Management

Online convenience with 24/7 access, but with individualized guidance from professors with industry experience.

Ranked one of the Top 10 Online Sports Management Degrees for 2023.

Straightforward application process with rolling admission.

Accelerate your career with a master’s degree in Sport Management.

The Right Training for a Job in Sports Management

Students who graduate from Georgia Southern University with a Master of Science degree in Sport Management are prepared for success in various sectors of the sport industry, including:

  • Collegiate athletic departments
  • Professional teams
  • Sport marketing, promotion and advertising
  • Sports information, media and communications
  • The Olympic Movement
  • State and county sports commissions
  • Athletic leagues and associations

Do You Have Questions? Contact Us!

Use the form toward the beginning of this page to ask questions or request more information, or you can contact us using one of the following methods.

Sport Management Graduate Program

Christina Gipson
Associate Professor of Sport Management
Statesboro Campus-Hollis Building 1124B
Fax: 912-478-0381

Department of Health Sciences and Kinesiology

Statesboro Campus
P.O. Box 8076
Statesboro, GA 30460

Armstrong Campus
11935 Abercorn Street
Savannah, GA 31419

For all online programs:

Federal law requires colleges and universities to make certain disclosures to prospective students of these programs. These disclosures include information on the University’s authority to operate outside of Georgia, complaint processes, adverse actions, and refunds.

For required disclosures in general with regard to online programs offered by the University, visit the Office of Legal Affairs website.

Related Programs

Last updated: 3/25/2022