Online Master's in Sports Industry Management

Fully Accredited Program

Engage with sports practitioners from top organizations while gaining the essential communication, business, and leadership skills that place you in high demand in today’s global sports industry.

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Sports today is big business. Seventy-five billion dollars big, to be precise. And it’s changing all the time.

Georgetown University’s online Master of Professional Studies in Sports Industry Management program prepares you to hit the ground running in this hyper-competitive enterprise. We emphasize career mentoring and networking opportunities as you learn the dynamics, planning, and operations pertinent to the success of multi-million-dollar athletes, businesses, brands, and events.

Our robust curriculum delivers a balanced and practical understanding of the theories and practices shaping today’s global sports business–from required courses that deliver the foundational knowledge you need to electives taught by industry insiders. And your capstone project, under the guidance of program faculty and sports industry professionals, allows you to apply what you learn between the lines of the classroom to whichever field you choose.

  • Number of Credits

    30 credits

  • Format

    On-campus & online

  • Total Tuition


  • Enrollment

    Full-time or part-time

  • Time to Complete

    2–5 years

  • Semester of Entry

    Fall, spring, summer

Because it’s online, you get a front-row seat to our all-star faculty of professionals who lead organizations throughout the sports industry, including the U.S. Olympic Committee, the Washington Nationals, Monumental Sports & Entertainment, Octagon, and the NFL Players Association.

Ideal for working professionals, our Sports Industry Management program is designed to fit your schedule, with online classes that allow you to earn your degree without interrupting your career. Plus, our virtual courses integrate real-world applications, so you’ll have valuable opportunities to practice what you learn through assignments that are authentic to what you’d experience in the workplace.

By the end of the program, you’ll have scored the essential communication, business, and leadership strategies that position you for success in sports management.

*Tuition rates for each term are published annually, typically in February. Total tuition listed here reflects Fall semester of entry.