Master of Science in Kinesiology – Sport Management
HBU Online Learning Program
The Master of Science degree in Kinesiology: Sport Management is designed to develop advanced critical-thinking skills with an emphasis on applying ethical decision-making and social responsibility to the decision-making process. Graduates of this program will possess necessary knowledge and tools for advanced and specialized roles in the sports and business profession.
Several sport scholars have asserted that sport is closely intertwined with key aspects of our economic climate, including marketing, advertising, tourism, television and technology. The sport industry is experiencing strong growth at multiple levels. The professional and supporting areas of the sport industry have, in turn, been forced to follow suit. In order to keep pace with this growing industry, there is a market need to train more professionals in sport management. The Master of Science in Kinesiology: Sport Management from HBU will allow students to be prepared for these more innovative and specialized roles within the sport business industry.
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Official Transcripts – Official transcripts should be sent directly to The Online Graduate School from the college or university that awarded your bachelor’s degree. Transcripts from any additional coursework since that time should also be submitted. (If your degree-conferred transcript contains fewer than 100 hours of your undergraduate coursework, you will be required to submit all undergraduate transcripts. Any postbaccalaureate or graduate-level transcripts will also be required.)
Two (2) Recommendation Forms – Download Recommendation Form. Recommenders should submit the completed forms directly to The Online Graduate School via email at OnlineVerification@HBU.edu. Recommendations must be from a professional or academic source. Forms from family members or friends will not be accepted. Recommendation forms must be sent directly from the recommenders to be considered valid. Applicants waive their right to view completed recommendation forms upon asking a reference to complete the form.
Resume/CV – Email a current resume or CV to The Online Graduate School at OnlineVerification@HBU.edu.
Interview Required – An interview may be required if your GPA is below a 3.0.
Houston Baptist University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, graduate and doctoral degrees.