The core curriculum explores the impact of sports on historical and modern society. Students learn industry fundamentals as they pertain to sports law, marketing, promotion, public relations, finance, and economics.
Students also have the flexibility to focus on a specific area of interest including sports administration for aspiring collegiate, community, or high school athletic officials. Concentrations include sports administration for the aspiring collegiate community or high school athletic official; coaching theory and strategy for those interested in leading sports teams; and a general concentration for those interested in business and front-office operations.
American Public University integrates American Sport Education Program (ASEP) accreditation into various Sports Management and Sports and Health Sciences programs. Students may earn ASEP certifications by completing specified courses without having to complete an entire degree program.
Concentrations are designed to help you group courses together so you can further specialize in your field and pursue a more focused path to degree completion.
Explore the concentrations available for this program.
- Coaching Theory and Strategy
- Sports Administration