Concordia University Texas will begin offering a new Master of Education degree program in sports administrationstarting in January 2014.
The new program will be available to students in a cohort setting in Austin or fully online.
Master of Education in Sports Administration
The Master of Education in Sports Administration program will use a cohort model to develop practitioners who will lead sports programs or enterprises with integrity, fairness and competence. Each student will be part of a cohort that functions as a learning community to foster personal and professional transformation and academic achievement.
The program is designed for completion in two years, and it includes 10 classes held one night a week or online. It is a 30 credit-hour program, which includes courses in leadership, law, organizational behavior, human resources, finance, planning and marketing.
A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited or recognized foreign institution of higher education is required in order to enroll in the program, in addition to a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 2.5 (on a 4.0 scale) on undergraduate work completed at the degree-granting institution. Applicants are not required to take the GRE (Graduate Records Examination) for the program.
The Master of Education in Sports Administration program is currently pending approval by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS).
For more information on Concordia's graduate-level programs in education and certificate programs for educators, please visit http://discover.concordia.edu/graduate-degrees/.