MBA in Sports Management

Prepare yourself for a position of management and leadership in the growing sports industry.

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MS Sports ManagementGraduates of the Master of Business Administration in Sports Management program at Franklin Pierce University are prepared to effectively manage in a wide array of sports-related settings including intercollegiate athletics, amateur and professional sports, and sports marketing firms.

Students can focus on the business management of sport-specific organizations, operation of sport facilities or the development of sports merchandising programs. All areas have seen tremendous growth and need well-qualified professional managers.

The program is enhanced by access to the outstanding athletic and recreation facilities on the university's main campus in Rindge, New Hampshire and the guidance of an advisory board with high-level representatives from the Boston Red Sox, the New Hampshire International Speedway, other sports venues, business and higher education. Advisory board members assist in providing networking opportunities and mentoring students throughout the program. Additionally, students have access to the University's Pappas Field, one of the most modern on-campus baseball facilities in the Northeast, as well as the Northfields Activity Center, a 72,000-square-foot exercise and recreation facility.

To accommodate the busy working adult, the M.B.A. in Sports Management offers students a tremendous amount of flexibility. Students can enroll year-round at University centers in Manchester, Lebanon and Portsmouth, New Hampshire and in the online program. Classes are available in multiple formats for maximum flexibility and this degree can be completed 100% online.  

Designed as an 18 - 24 month program of study, students can set their own pace with an accelerated option available.

Accelerated, One Year M.B.A. in Sports Management

Fast track your degree with a customized, intensive program of study. Franklin Pierce's M.B.A. in Sports Management program allows you to accelerate your course schedule to complete your M.B.A. in as few as 12 months. 

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Inquire today for more information on this program and be sure to add a note expressing your interest in the accelerated format, if desired.


M.B.A. in Sports Management

Download the M.B.A. in Sports Management program sheet or view the College of Graduate & Professional Studies academic catalog for specific degree requirements and course information.

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To apply, candidates must complete an application and admissions portfolio as well as provide official transcripts from previously attended schools. GMAT/GRE tests are not required. The application process begins with submission of your online application; admissions portfolio documents and transcripts are to be sent separately following online application submission.


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