Master of Science in Sports Administration

Develop the skills it takes to thrive in the growing sports industry with an online Master’s in Sports Administration from Hampton University. Valued at over $400 billion, the sports industry continues to grow and is in need of professionals with leadership and communication skills.

With this accelerated 33 credit-hour program, students will be prepared to make an innovative contribution to the field on a global scale, coursework that includes both domestic and international topics. Give your sports career a boost – apply today.

Hampton University offers the Sports Administration Master’s degree online, and in the following concentrations:

  • Intercollegiate Sports
  • Sports Business Leadership
  • International Sports

Curriculums

CourseCourse TitleCredit Hours
PEDO 601Sport Law3
PEDO 619NCAA3
PEDO 623Sport and Social Responsibilities3
PEDO 600Sport Marketing3
PEDO 611Research Methods3
PEDO 602Sport Finance3
PEDO 620Sport Governance3
PEDO 624Organizational Leadership3
PEDOElective3
PEDOInternship6
Total Credit Hours33

CourseCourse TitleCredit Hours
PEDO 601Sport Law3
PEDO 616Public Relations & New Media3
PEDO 623Sport and Social Responsibilities3
PEDO 600Sport Marketing3
PEDO 611Research Methods3
PEDO 602Sport Finance3
PEDO 615Adv. Marketing-Appl. Research Sales3
PEDO 624Organizational Leadership3
PEDOElective3
PEDOInternship6
Total Credit Hours33

CourseCourse TitleCredit Hours
PEDO 601Sport Law3
PEDO 621International World Business Cultures3
PEDO 623Sport and Social Responsibilities3
PEDO 600Sport Marketing3
PEDO 611Research Methods3
PEDO 602Sport Finance3
PEDO 622Global Brand Management3
PEDO 624Organizational Leadership3
PEDOElective3
PEDOInternship6
Total Credit Hours33

Course Details

  • Cost Per Credit – $695
  • Course Length – 9 weeks
  • Degree Credits – 33
  • Degree Length – 1.5 years

Online Coursework

During the fall and spring semesters students will take six graduate level courses online to establish 18 credit hours in the discipline. Students will also complete six hours of minor coursework.

For those students continually in residence, up to 6 credit hours of the six graduate level courses will be accepted to fulfill “discipline” requirements.

Financial Aid

Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree must have at least 3.0 GPA at the undergraduate level, below 3.0 (Provisional)
  • GRE score of 150, score below 150 will be considered for provisional admission after submitting writing sample. If student is selected for provisional admission, must achieve a 3.0 in first 6 hours
  • Written statement of why they want to major in Sport Administration
  • Application for admission
  • Two letters of recommendation that address academic ability, interpersonal skills, integrity, and written/oral communication effectiveness.
  • Personal Interview as needed
  • Two official undergraduate transcripts

Please forward all admissions packages and supplemental documentation to:

Hampton U Online
Attn:  Student Support Liaison
PO Box 6162
Hampton, Virginia  23668

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