MBA in Sport Management (MBA SPORT) Program Information

23-month MBA in Sport Management On-Campus or Online

Florida Atlantic University's MBA in Sport Management program is an intensive 23-month program offering exceptional quality.

The program allows participants to continue their professional responsibilities while earning a MBA degree as full-time graduate students. Each class begins and progresses through the program as a group, sharing the same sequence of classes and educational experiences.

Many corporations nominate and sponsor fast-track employees for the MBA Program. It is an effective way to insure that they will have qualified, professionally credentialed managers for the future.

Upon graduation, you will have achieved and conferred upon you the degree, Master of Business Administration with a specialization in Sport Management.

The MBA in Sport Management degree program begins each fall, spring, and summer (online only) semester.

Boca Raton Campus: Tuesday and Thursday nights, 6:15 PM - 10:00 PM

Online: See admissions and application process page for individual start dates/times

Program Information

The MBA in Sport Management is 40 - 46 credits whether you take it on-campus or online.

  • 28 credits core MBA
  • 12 credits specialization - Sport Management
  • 6 credits foundation - Financial Accounting and Managerial Finance
    Foundation accounting and finance courses may be waived with a previous grade of “B” or better if completed within the last five years

On-Campus Program

COVID -19 Message
The On-campus Master of Business Administration in Sport Management program is delivered through live synchronous sessions during scheduled class days and times on Tuesdays and Thursdays.  Additionally, asynchronous class lectures and mini-lectures are recorded and accessible on demand to enhance class study in our digital learning management system, Canvas.

When Florida Atlantic University is permitted to reopen our campuses for physical attendance—as determined by the State University System—Executive Education will resume on-campus classroom attendance according to established regulations.  Physical attendance in the classroom will be optional until effective regulations allow for a full return to on-campus immersion.

  • Courses are every Tuesday and Thursday, 6:15PM - 10:00PM.
  • $900 per credit hour
  • 40 - 46 credits total (ACG 6027 & FIN 6406 may be waived)
  • $36,000 - $41,400
  • Tuition is the same for Florida Residents, Out-of-State Residents & International Students.
  • Full-service, all-inclusive: 
    Tuition, books, refreshments and snacks, student ID, parking e-permit, review classes and recorded classes (as needed), graduation cap and gown and banquet.
  • Financial Aid and Tuition Reimbursement are accepted. Tuition is waived until financial aid is disbursed.
  • Self Pay? We offer a convenient payment plan.

Online Program

FAU’s Online MBA is 100% asynchronous, allowing students to access courses at any time and from any location, with an internet connection. The instruction and content replicates the classroom experience, where you will have recorded online lectures, presentations, discussion and chats.

The Online MBA contains the same curriculum and is taught by the same professors as our campus-based programs. Our online MBA is 100% online; it contains no residency requirement and no international residency requirement.

  • Courses are 100% online in a cohort format.
  • $800 per credit hour
  • 40 - 46 credits total (ACG 6027 & FIN 6406 may be waived)
  • $32,000 - $36,800
  • Tuition is the same for Florida Residents, Out-of-State Residents & International Students.
  • Full-service, Tuition incudes student id, online review classes and recorded lectures, graduation cap and gown and banquet.
  • Financial Aid and Tuition Reimbursement are accepted. Tuition is waived until financial aid is disbursed.
  • Self Pay? We offer a convenient payment plan.
Accreditation & Rankings

AACSB Accredited

AACSB Accreditation

FAU Business is proud to be an accredited member of AACSB (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) International, the premier accreditation agency for Schools of Business worldwide.

FT Executive Education Rankings

FT Executive Education Rankings

FAU College of Business’ executive education professional development programs ranked #11 in the U.S. and #1 in Florida in the Financial Times Executive Education Rankings.

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#37 in Best Online Master's in Business Programs (Excluding MBA).

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#19 in Best Online Master's in Business Programs for Veterans (Excluding MBA).

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In 2019, U.S. News & World Report ranked FAU Business among the Best Online MBA Programs for Veterans. Florida Atlantic University has also earned the 2020-2021 Military Friendly® School "Gold Designation."

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Best MBA in Sport Management Program

The MBA in Sport Management program is among the top 20 postgraduate sports business programs in the world, according to the latest rankings from SportBusiness.

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FAU Business was named one of the top business schools in South Florida for veterans by Military Times. Florida Atlantic University has also earned the 2020-2021 Military Friendly® School "Gold Designation."

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