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Master of Science in Sport Administration and Leadership Programs at Reinhardt University

McCamish School of Business & Professions
Master | Online

The mission of the Master of Science in Sport Administration and Leadership program is to develop leaders and scholars equipped with the theoretical knowledge and practical experience to successfully serve in leadership roles within the sport industry.

What You’ll Learn at RU

Students pursuing a Master of Sport Administration and Leadership (MSSAL) degree will gain advanced knowledge in the leadership and management of sport organizations. Experienced faculty will provide students personalized instruction in an accelerate program that prepares students to lead and manage in the fast-paced sports industry.

Students graduating with the Master of Science in Sport Administrative Leadership will:

  1. Exhibit leadership behaviors consistent with ethical sport administrators
  2. Apply communication and technology competencies required of sport administrators
  3. Analyze current and historical issues impacting sport administrators, and integrate solutions to develop positive organizational cultures
  4. Comprehend the broader role of sport in society

Sport Administration and Leadership Classes You’ll Take

  • Sport Leadership and Ethics
  • Contemporary Issues in Sport
  • Research Methods in Sports
  • Sport Financial Management
  • Sport Facility and Event Management
  • Legal Aspects of Sport
  • Managing Sport Organizations
  • Sport Marketing and Media
  • Capstone

Careers in Sport Administration and Leadership


Average annual salary for people working in the sport administration and leadership industry as reported by the Bureau of Labor Statistics

A degree in sport administration and leadership prepares you for jobs such as:

  • Athletic Coaching
  • Athletic Director
  • Parks and Recreation
  • Sport Sales
  • Event Management
  • Professional and Minor League Sports
  • Sport Marketing Specialist
  • Facility Operations Manager
  • Fitness Manager
  • Conference Commissioner
  • Marketing Executive

Sport Administration and Leadership Program Details

Tuition and Fees

Reinhardt’s affordable tuition helps you get the personal attention and real-world experiences that will give you a competitive edge in the sport administration and leadership job market.

Scholarships and Financial Aid

Nearly all students at Reinhardt University receive some sort of financial aid or scholarship. Find out what options you may be eligible for.

Clubs and Organizations

Student organizations and activities round out the total educational program at Reinhardt University. And there is something for everyone, from sports and outdoor recreation, to student government and leadership opportunities, to multicultural and faith-based groups.

Campus Living

Living on campus is an essential part of the college experience and will help you adjust to college life. You’ll have more opportunities to interact with faculty and friends, get involved in activities, and have easy access to classes, the library, performing arts, recreational, and athletic facilities.