Released in autumn 2017, the MBA Sports Management pathway is geared toward students with a passion for the expansive world of athletics.  A strong focus on leadership and management provides students with the skillset to pursue careers within sports organizations and athletic programs at every level. From marketing to event and facility management, our students can select a path that aligns with their goals. Open up opportunities from city sports associations to professional sports through Fisher.

Recommended Courses:

  • Sport Law (KNSISM 6807)

  • Business of College Sports (BUSMHR 7605)

Additional Courses (any two of the following):

  • Sport Marketing (KNSISM 6809)
  • Event and Facility Management for Sport Management (KNSISM 6837)
  • Understanding Sport Consumers: Theoretical Perspectives (KNSISM 7906)
What is an optional pathway?

Fisher's optional pathways are a group of classes designed to provide competence in a particular area or field.  The pathways listed are only a small example of the options available through an extensive list of electives.  With guidance from your coaches, you can access elective courses at Fisher and across more than 100 graduate programs at Ohio State. Contact us today to discuss how we can personalize your curriculum to your career goals.

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