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Sports Management

Offered: Online

Credit Hours: 33

Est. Time to complete: 4-5 semesters


Careers in Sports Management

  • Athletic Administration
  • Coaching
  • Business & Sports Management
  • Marketing & Promotions
  • Athletic Performance & Training
  • Campus Activities
  • City Recreation
  • Development & External Relations
  • Media/Sports Information

Advance your career
This flexible and affordable graduate program emphasizes leading-edge management principles and strategies applied to sports law, sports media and event planning, sports administration, sports finance and budgeting, and sports psychology. You will gain expertise about issues and opportunities facing the sports industry from experienced professionals.

Sports plus management
The Master of Science in Sports Management curriculum focuses on principles of management, law, human relations, marketing, and communication applied in the roles and functions of sports leaders.

Learn with Minot State
At Minot State, you’ll find a place that empowers you to be yourself. You will join a community that values inclusivity, fosters leadership, and builds each other up, all while creating lifelong relationships with your peers. You’ll forge connections and skills for your future with our 11:1 student-to-professor ratio, hands-on-learning, collaborative experiences tied to your programs of study, and internship opportunities — you will leave here career ready. Over 96% of our recent grads are employed or obtaining higher education and we think that’s a pretty big deal.

Be inspired. . . earn your Master of Science in Sports Management

One of a kind
Our sports management program is the only graduate degree of its kind in North Dakota.

The MSM program is accredited by the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education


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About Minot State University
Minot State University is a public university dedicated to excellence in education, scholarship, and community engagement achieved through rigorous academic experiences, active learning environments, commitment to public service, and a vibrant campus life.

Minot State University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (, a regional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

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