Master of Arts in Sport Management


Sport management is a fast-growing, increasingly competitive profession. Wingate University’s Master of Arts in Sport Management (MASM) degree gives you a competitive edge as you pursue a career in this field.

Our courses include:

  • PR & Social Media in Sport 
  • College Athlete Development & Wellness
  • Sport Marketing & Promotions
  • NCAA Compliance & Administration

Course Descriptions

The sport management degree program at Wingate University has received specialized accreditation through the Commission on Sport Management Accreditation (COSMA) located in Fort Collins, Colorado. The sport management program in the following degrees are accredited by COSMA: Master of Arts in Sport Management. Take a look at our MASM Student Achievement Data (PDF) to see what our recent graduates have done.


Experiential learning opportunities are a key part of the curriculum. You get an insider view of organizations such as:

Our students learn from full-time faculty and sport industry professionals who understand the real-life issues and challenges the profession faces today. Our faculty bring their experience to the class, giving our students the insight they need to compete and thrive after they graduate.


Candidates for the Master of Arts in Sport Management degree must complete a minimum of 32 credit hours of coursework in accordance with the prescribed course of study and maintain an overall GPA of 3.0 or higher.

MASM ONLINE offers two specialization tracks, Sport Marketing and Athletic Administration and Compliance.


All classes are taught via Canvas. In addition, video conferencing via Zoom is used. Both platforms can be downloaded to your mobile device, tablet or iPad.


TUITION 2019-2020

Effective May 20

Master of Arts in Sport Management is $435 per credit hour


  • Class on-the-go
  • Only three semesters/32 hour program
  • Live office hours
  • No entrance exam