MSSM Degree Requirements

MSSM Curriculum

The Master of Science in Sport Management program is 36 credit hours long. Three-credit courses are a full semester long (14 weeks). Courses that are 1.5 credits are seven weeks in length and are offered either in the first or second half of a semester.

Students must successfully complete the following course and program requirements to be eligible for the MS in Sport Management degree.


Program Requirements

  • Achieve at least a 3.0 cumulative grade point average at the time of graduation.
  • Complete all degree requirements within five (5) years.

Course Requirements

Students must complete 36 credits of the following coursework to be eligible for graduation.


Additional Requirements for Specific Degree Programs

BBA/Master of Science in Sport Management

For students pursuing a BBA and a Master of Science in Sport Management dual degree program, all requirements for both degrees must be fulfilled. Nine credits of graduate coursework may be shared between the BBA and the MS in Sport Management course requirements. Those nine shared credits must be comprised of the following courses:

  • TSTD 6266 | Sport and Event Facility Management | 3 Credits
  • TSTD 6267 | Sport, Media and Communications | 3 Credits
  • TSTD 6270 | Research Methods and Applications | 3 Credits