Dual Degree: M.S. in Sport Management and MBA
The dual Master of Business Administration (MBA) and Master of Science Sport Management degree program is collaboration between the College of Business and the College of Health. This dual degree will afford gifted students a unique combination of sport industry experience and business knowledge, skills, and abilities relative to assuming an executive sport business position. A culminating internship experience with executives in professional and sport organizations will give the student on-the-job training, networking opportunities and access to a career within the sport industry.
Employment for the dual Master in Sport Management and Master of Business Administration graduate will be found in areas such as intercollegiate sports, professional sports, amateur sports, Olympics, event management, facilities management, sport fundraising, sport marketing, sport public relations, and corporate sports.
Students must meet requirements and prerequisites in both programs in order to qualify for admission into this dual 60-semester-hour
program. Upon completion of the program, the student will receive two graduate degrees: MBA and M.S. Sport Management. The GMAT is required for admission into this program.
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Program Director's Contact Information
Dr. Dennis Phillips – Program Director and Associate Professor
P: (601)-266-5578 Email: Dennis.Phillips@usm.edu Room: HPR 233
Last Updated: April 3, 2013