Sports Administration Graduate Certificate
The graduate certificate program in sports administration is available to individuals who possess at least a bachelor’s degree and wish to acquire some of the knowledge and skills deemed necessary for a career in the management of sports “but may not wish to pursue a full Master’s degree” in Sports Administration at St. Thomas University at the time.
The Graduate Certificate in sports administration is awarded after completing 12 hours at St. Thomas University - 6 required hours and 6 elective hours. All courses carry 3 hours of credit.
Seminar and Principles of Sports Administration
Legal Aspects of Sports Administration
Two of the following:
Sports Media and Public Relations
Sports Financial Management
Facility and Event Management
Principles of Leisure Service Management
Athletic Fund Raising
Negotiations in the Sports Industry
Governance of Intercollegiate Athletics
The admissions and academic requirements for the graduate certificates are the same as for any Master’s degree in Sports Administration at St. Thomas University. In addition a student must earn a minimum overall GPA of 3.0 for courses applied to a