Sport Management Curriculum

Quick Glance

  • The total number of units required for the graduate specialization in Sport Management is 30 units.
  • This specialization requires that student complete the Department of Kinesiology graduate program core courses: (KIN 250, KIN 251, KIN 298 or 299).
  • Most graduate classes are held Mon-Fri after 4pm.
  • Some classes may be offered in the Winter or Summer Sessions.


Core (6 units)

KIN 250 - Research Methods
KIN 251 - Analysis of Research and Issues in Kinesiology

Required Courses (15 units)

KIN 282 - Marketing and Social Aspects of Sport (Fall Only)
KIN 283 - Management, Leadership and Communication in Sport (Fall Only)
KIN 281 - Legal and Ethical Aspects of Sport (Spring Only)
KIN 284 - Financial Aspects of Sport (Spring Only)
KIN 280 - Advanced Fieldwork in Sport Management

Electives (3-6 units)

(Selected in consultation with faculty advisor) 

Culminating Experience (3-6 units)

Plan A - Master's Thesis Project (6 units)
Plan B - Special Studies (3 units)