Courses: Sport Management

You can change or elevate your career in the sport business with as few as 5 classes. Learn leading-edge expertise, like how to manage a sports organization, how to market collegiate and professional sporting events, and how to apply the law to sports.

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Check out the courses you need to earn your McCormack Sport Management Graduate Certificate.

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Sign up for classes at UMass' Continuing and Professional Education (CPE) website. Students can take up to 2 courses towards the certificate before applying to the full program.

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Certificate Requirements

The certificate is awarded to students completing the required core and elective courses with a passing grade in each course of a "B" or better. All courses must be taken through UMass Amherst, Continuing & Professional Education. Complete all required courses within 3 calendar years from the date of admission to receive your certificate.

Core Courses (take these 3 courses)

  • Sport Law
  • Sport Management
  • Sport Marketing

Electives (choose 2)

This is not an exhaustive list of electives. Graduate courses offered by the Isenberg School of Management that have an appropriate focus on Sport Management are eligible to count as credit towards your Certificate.

  • Applied Sport Marketing Research
  • Sport Management Policy
  • Sport Promotions and Sales Management
  • Strategic Sport Management

Course Descriptions