California State University, Long Beach

College of Health and Human Services

Sport Management


1250 Bellflower Boulevard

Long Beach, CA 90840

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Arts in Kinesiology, Option: Sport Management

Format: Campus

Program Description:

This accelerated program allows the participant to earn a Master's Degree in 18 months. Upon completion of this 36-unit program, individuals will be prepared to work in the sports industry in a variety of settings, including professional, fitness, college and scholastic organizations, private businesses, as well as in academic institutions. 

Special Features and Benefits: 
-Practical application of concepts through internships and participation and management of athletic and sporting events 
-The most affordable, yet comprehensive program of its kind in Southern California 
-A focus on career development and sport business skills allows students to plan for the future and achieve their goals in the sport and athletics industry 
-Networking opportunities with working professionals 
-A distinguished CSULB faculty comprised of a dedicated team of professionals and academic leaders 
-Program is evaluated and supported by a highly prestigious and diverse Advisory Committee 
-Financial Aid available 

Who Should Attend? 
-New graduates who wish to pursue employment opportunities in the sport and athletics industry 
-Professionals from the sport and athletics industry 
-Fitness managers 
-Past and present athletes who want to pursue a career in the sport and athletics industry 

You Will Learn: 
-Management and leadership in Sport 
-Sport marketing, fundraising, and development 
-Legal and ethical issues 
-Facility planning 
-Event management fieldwork


Western Association of Schools and Colleges

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

# of Credits Required: 36 units

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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