This program equips the student with business and leadership skills to be influential in diverse and complex organizational environments. The Sports Leadership Concentration equips students to become influential, ethical change agents in sports-related agencies and businesses. The student will study effective ways to influence the sports arena through project management, sports administration, and sports leadership theories, skills, and best practices.
Students successfully completing this program will demonstrate:
1. An advanced understanding and practical application of sports leadership theories and required skills and abilities.
2. The ability to effectively influence others, create change, lead innovation, motivate and impact a sports organization for successful growth.
3. A personal understanding of his/her core athletic leadership competencies as it relates to his/her ability to structure athletic organizations, coordinate sports events, manage resource allocation, coach, direct varies sports clubs, and administrate communication and strategic and visionary decision-making in an ethical manner.