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What is Sport and Fitness Management?
Sport and Fitness Management programs prepare people to take on
leadership positions in sport and fitness settings, such as running health
clubs and managing sports teams at all levels. Students learn business,
sales and marketing skills. They also learn health and safety standards and
public communications to foster professional growth. Do you already believe
in the value of fitness and sports for people of all ages? Do you consider
yourself a natural leader? If so, sport and fitness management may be the
program for you.
Consider the MAS in Sport & Fitness Management if:
- You are seeking advancement in athletic administration,
coaching, fitness facility supervision or preventive health
- You are a recent sport/recreation management or exercise
science graduate looking to gain a professional advantage in
the job market.
- You are re-entering the sport or fitness career area
looking to refine your professional skills.
- You want a career with excellent growth potential and
Master of Applied Science in Sport & Fitness Management
The Master of Applied Science in Sport and Fitness Management is a
comprehensive program that prepares students to assume supervisory and
administrative positions in facility and event management, college
athletics, professional sports organizations, non-profit agencies,
public/private/corporate fitness facilities, cardiac rehabilitation and
community based/amateur athletic programs. Included in this program are:
- 18 hours of graduate core courses
- 15-18 hours of MAS Sport & Fitness Management
- Graduate Internship OR Thesis option
Opportunities Await You!
There is a high demand in the sport and
fitness professional marketplace for
individuals with graduate level experience
in administration and leadership. The
Master of Applied Science in Sport and
fitness Management prepares students to:
- *Administer and manage
sport and fitness management
- *Be innovators and
leaders in the profession.
- *Develop skills to
Here's How To Apply
- *You must complete the institutional
application to be considered
for admission into our
- *You must submit a
application and one academic
degree) of reference to the HPER Department.
- *You must have an
undergraduate GPA minimum of 2.75
For more information, please contact:
Brenda Blessing, PhD