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M.S. in Sports Management Information Session

Monday, December 10, 2012 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Columbia University Morningside Campus Faculty House

The sports industry is one of the largest in the United States, generating over $200 billion per year. It is a diverse and growing field incorporating multiple sectors including professional teams, public and private organizations, media and entertainment agencies, and facilities and events operations. While jobs for sports managers are plentiful, the field is extremely competitive.

Columbia's part-time master's degree program in Sports Management trains professionals for advanced work in all sectors of the sports industry by providing a broad understanding of the field, while also teaching specific management skills in the areas of finance, sports personnel management, law, sports marketing, and facility or event superintendence. Based in New York City, a nexus of the sports world, students learn from an exclusive network of industry leaders.

Prospective students are encouraged to attend information sessions featuring presentations by program directors and representatives of the faculty. Advisers review the curriculum and program expectations, as well as admission requirements and application procedures. Ample time is reserved for Q & A.