The Master of Arts in Sports Management – Leadership Concentration provides strategic educational resources for sport and athletic institutional applications and operations, focusing specifically on leadership development for the current and future environment. The fully-online Master of Arts in Sports Management, is a flexible program which addresses the spiritual, cognitive, adaptive, and intuitive formation of the student. Coursework within the concentration is tailored to specifically relate to the practical experiential applications of the student and current or future professional and personal development objectives.
Sports-related jobs are expected to increase 23% for the decade ending in 2018, a much larger increase than the average for other employment sectors, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Jobs connected to sports marketing and administration will continue to grow, a result of demographics and the increasing demand for sophisticated organizations that specialize in youth sports. Sacramento is one of the fastest growing sports towns in America and with that comes tremendous opportunities for job training and placement in athletic administration.