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The University of Massachusetts Amherst


Required Courses

Course # Course Title Sem Credits
SPORTMGT 623 Sport Marketing Fall 3
SPORTMGT 624 Sport Finance and Business Fall 3
SPORTMGT 635 Sport and the Law Fall 3
SPORTMGT 636 Organizational Behavior & Development Fall 3
SPORTMGT 661 Socio-Historical Foundations of Modern Sport Fall 3
SPORTMGT 693A Applied Sport Marketing Research Spring 3
SPORTMGT 694B  Professional Development in Sport Management Fall 2
SPORTMGT 698 Summer Internship Practicum  Summer 3
Electives  4 @ 3 credits each (see list below)   12
  Total Credits for MS Degree   35


Spring Electives*

Course # Course Title Sem Credits
SPORTMGT 679D Sport Analytics Spring 3
SPORTMGT 692A Economics of Sport Spring 3
SPORTMGT 593B Sport Promotion & Sales Spring 3
SPORTMGT 595A Sports Strategic Communications Spring 3
SPORTMGT 597W Women in Business  Spring  2
SPORTMGT 696 Issues in College Athletics (Independent Study) Spring 3
SPORTMGT 688 Sport Labor Relations Spring 3
SPORTMGT 696 Independent Study (2) Spring 3


Note: Elective course offerings are subject to change and may not be offered every spring semester.

(1) Sport Electives can be replaced by MBA electives or those in the other schools subject to Grad Program Director approval.

(2) Requires Proposal Submission & Faculty Sponsor