MBA in Sport Management Application Process

The entire MBA in Sport Management application process is accomplished in three steps.

Applications to Florida Atlantic University’s MBA in Sport Management program undergo a two-step review process; both the University Admissions Office as well as the Executive Education Admissions Officers review applications on an individual basis looking at both quantitative and qualitative aspects of an applicant's professional and academic background.

Please read the steps below before starting the application process and contact us with any questions.

Application Process

1) Departmental Supplemental Application with application documents

The MBA in Sport Management degree program is offered in spring and fall semesters; you can also select to take the program in an on-campus or fully online format.

BE SURE TO SELECT THE APPROPRIATE SUPPLEMENTAL APPLICATION LINK BELOW FOR YOUR SEMESTER (SPRING or FALL) and your format (ON-CAMPUS or FULLY ONLINE):

ON-CAMPUS MBA SPORT

SPRING 2019 - ON-CAMPUS MBA SPORT
Click HERE to access the Spring 2019 On-Campus Supplemental Application

FALL 2019 - ON-CAMPUS MBA SPORT
Click HERE to access the Fall 2019 On-Campus Supplemental Application

ONLINE MBA SPORT

SPRING 2019 - FULLY ONLINE MBA SPORT
Click HERE to access the Spring 2019 Fully Online Sport MBA Supplemental Application

SUMMER 2019 - FULLY ONLINE MBA SPORT
Click HERE to access the Summer 2019 Fully Online Sport MBA Supplemental Application

FALL 2019 - FULLY ONLINE MBA SPORT
Click HERE to access the Fall 2019 Fully Online Sport MBA Supplemental Application

 

2) Graduate Application with application documents
Click HERE to access your Graduate Application

Choose
"Business Administration Professional MBA (On-Campus)
- Concentration in Sport Management"
OR
“Business Administration Online MBA - Concentration in Sport Management"

Following completion of BOTH applications, applicants are notified about admissibility or open items.

3) Proof of Immunization - FAU Immunization Form and Immunization Records

Step 1 - Departmental Supplemental Application

Current Resume

Upload your resume.

Personal Essay

Essay content must include:
Why do you want to come to FAU?
What are your future career plans?
Describe any previous experience you have in the sport industry.

Essay Format:
Essay should have your full name at the top of each page.
Essay should be typed, double spaced, and a minimum of two pages.
Essay should be written in essay form, not question and answer format.
Essay must be written in a Word document.

Unofficial Transcript(s) or Unofficial Transcript Evaluation

Upload your unofficial transcript(s) or transcript evaluation, if they are available; this step is NOT required for FAU graduates.

Unofficial GMAT/GRE scores

The minimum score requirements:

GMAT: 500
GRE Verbal: 153, Quantitative: 144, Written: 4

The GMAT/GRE requirement may be waived after evaluation of the prospective applicants 4-years qualified, relevant managerial work experience with approval from the Admissions Committee. Candidates with less than four years of qualified. relevant work experience are required to take the GMAT/GRE. The decision to waive the GMAT/GRE will be at the sole discretion of the admissions committee.

Step 2 - Graduate Application

Click HERE to access your Graduate Application

Choose
"Business Administration Professional MBA (On-Campus)
- Concentration in Sport Management"
OR
“Business Administration Online MBA - Concentration in Sport Management"

Official Transcript(s) or Official Transcript Evaluations

Send to: FAU Executive Education • 777 Glades Road • BU86/203 Admissions • Boca Raton, FL 33431

Official Transcript(s)
Official transcripts are REQUIRED for ALL colleges and universities listed on your bachelor's degree transcript.

Transcript Evaluation and Translation
A transcript evaluation and translation to English is required if your bachelor's degree is from outside the U.S.

A course-by-course evaluation is required. • No GPA calculation is required.

Click on NACES for a list of evaluation services.

Step 3 - FAU Immunization Form and Records

IMPORTANT: Up to date immunization records must be on file in the FAU Student Health Services Office in order to remove the registration hold placed on your account.

Click on FAU Immunization Form and Records to read about immunization requirements and to access the required immunization form.

FAU graduates should contact the Student Health Services Office at the number below to confirm that your records are up to date.

The FAU immunization form and records can be sent by either fax or mail from the applicant, the applicants physician or former academic institution to:

Florida Atlantic University - Student Health Services - Immunization Office
777 Glades Road, Bldg. SU 80, Rm. 114
Boca Raton, FL 33431
Office (561) 297-0049 Fax (561) 297-2769

*Satisfaction of minimum requirements does not guarantee acceptance to the MBA Sport Program and not all applicants will qualify for a personal interview*

Domestic Students

Click HERE for a detailed review of the Graduate application requirements.

International Students

Click HERE for a detailed review of the Graduate application requirements.

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