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Sports Management Masters Degree

Earn your Sports Management Masters Degree:
Online.Anywhere.Anytime. Accredited

Don't delay, start right away! Online is flexible.

Application deadlines:

Spring 1 Term (January 2016) Deadline
Masters: January 6
Classes Starting: January 11

Spring 2 Term (March 2016) Deadline
Masters: March 2
​Classes Starting: March 7​


Designed for people working in sports!
Concordia University Chicago in conjunction with Sports Management Worldwide to earn your online sports management degree. We will launch your career in the sports management profession. We offer the "what you know" and the "who you know" to advance your sports career quickly, efficiently...and it is AFFORDABLE! Get your degree from the most recognized sports management school in the world. Students & graduates include those currently working in the busy sports world. Students currently enrolled work in the NBA, NFL, NHL, MLS, MLB, and minor leagues.


Regionally accredited, online and affordable opportunity to earn your Sports Management Masters degree.

Program includes:

  • Live Audio Chats with well known sports executives
  • Training in cutting edge software used in specific sports (NHL, NBA, MLB, MLS, NFL)
  • Global Sports Business Network - SMWW has over 5000 graduates from over 140 countries working in sports business.
  • Small class sizes
  • Flexible
  • Affordable (Less than $15,000)
  • Reputable
  • Financial Aid available
  • No residency requirements
  • Quick Start - courses start every month. (Don't delay, start today!)
  • Accredited
  • Most recognized sports management school in the world.

Most respected online graduate degree in the sports industry.

Online education is the perfect way for busy successful people to complete a degree. Dr. Lynn Lashbrook and his well known faculty, have partnered with Concordia University Chicago and their faculty and administration, and will mentor you as you pursue your Masters in Sports Management. Whether you just want to further your career or you are interested in a dynamic sports career in collegiate or professional sports you will love this accelerated masters degree program.

The Master of Arts in Sports Leadership is 33 credits.

Apply here for more information about the SMWW-CUC Masters Degree.

Apply here free for acceptance to the SMWW-Concordia University Sports Management Masters.


Concordia University Courses   Credits
Required Courses   15
 SPML 6090: Sports Administration    3
 SPML 6130: Social and Historical Foundations of Sport   3
 SPML 6030: Sports Leadership and Ethics   3
 SPML 6140: Research in Sports   3
 SPML 6100: Sports Leadership Capstone   3
 Sports Leadership Specialization (Choose 6)   18

 SPML 6050 Leading in a Time of Change

 SPML 6010 Essentials of Law  
 SPML 6060 Leveling the Playing Field   3
 SPML 6120 Dynamics of Coaching   3
 SPML 6020 Economics of Sport   3
 SPML 6040 Sports Finance   3
 SPML 6070 Sports Promotion   3
 SPML 6110 Facilities and Events Management   3

 SPML 6000: Org and Administration of Recreation and Leisure


 Note: Courses have approximately 12-15 students each. Elective courses will be offered based on enrollment. The tuition fee is $440 per credit hour. (Tech fee is an additional $15 per hour.)

(Which means you could have your Sports Management Masters Degree for less than approximately $15,000 in about a year while still working! An accomplishment that lasts a lifetime.)

Questions about the program:

Sports Management Worldwide: 
USA: 503-445-7105 or Toll Free: 1-888-952-4368
UK: UK +44 (0)871 288 4799
or fill out this "Talk to Dr. Lashbrook" form




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Contact SMWW's CUC Specialist, Alyssa Rutherford, Today! She can answer your questions and offer advice on how you can earn your degree online!


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Alyssa makes the admissions process simple, fast, and easy!

Apply here for the Concordia University Sports Management Masters.


The classes are virtual. The degree is real.


SMWW Masters Degree Student
Mark Warkentien:

Mark Warkentien is currently the New York Knicks Director of Player Personnel. In 2009, Mark was selected NBA Executive of the Year while he was Denver Nuggets GM. Mark values quality education and is currently enrolled in the SMWW-Concordia University Chicago Masters of Sports Leadership program. We are proud to have Mark as a student at Sports Management Worldwide. 

"I chose the SMWW-CUC Masters degree program because it includes cutting edge training with software we use in the NBA, instructors who are current with the most up to date information for the NBA, and it's online! I have a hectic travel schedule during the NBA season and I love the flexibilty of this quality education. Sports Management Worldwide is highly respected in professional sports."

Mark Warkentien

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