Sport is a global passion that bridges both borders and cultures. The online international sport management graduate certificate at Southern New Hampshire University gives you a global perspective of sport management, while recognizing its roots in local, regional and national markets.
The graduate international sports management certificate online builds on your academic and practical background in sports business to enhance your knowledge and further your career in sport management. You'll learn about the role of sport in societies, how to manage sport organizations in an international marketplace and how to successfully market a sports organization.
Southern New Hampshire University’s sport management program is designed to provide students with many opportunities to make connections with collegiate and professional sports management executives. The online international sport management graduate certificate prepares you as a sport business manager for the exciting world of global sports. Your graduate-level coursework will give you a deeper understanding of the complexities of working in the international sports arena. The program will help you:
As a private, nonprofit university, SNHU has one mission – to help you see yourself succeed. The benefits of earning your graduate international sports management certificate online at SNHU include:
With an international sport management graduate certificate, you can pursue a career with professional sports teams, sports agencies, intercollegiate and scholastic sports, parks and recreation departments, event and facilities management, and equipment manufacturing.
The growing interest in sports around the globe and the corollary need for effective sport management at all levels is increasing the need for those trained in international sport management. The international sports management certificate from SNHU gives you a solid foundation in managing the business of sports in the global marketplace.
The graduate international sports management certificate online program gives you a solid foundation in managing the business of sports in the international marketplace.
This course involves the study of the issues involved in identifying developing relationships with international markets.
The goal of this course is to develop a deep, working knowledge of sports licensing and strategic alliances and how they relate to the business of sports. We will fully explore the process of identifying and developing a sports licensing and/or strategic alliance strategy so the student will be enabled to apply this knowledge in a real business setting. By doing so a student as a future manager will better recognize opportunities that sports licensing and strategic alliances can potentially offer to their sport business. By developing this in an international context, a student will engender a global view of how sports licensing and strategic alliances are developed and implemented in harmony with overall firm strategy leading to increased shareholder value.
The Internationalization of Sport Business course will help to prepare the sport business manager for the exciting world of global sports. The course is designed to thoroughly introduce the graduate student to the many facets of conducting sport business in the international marketplace. By using real life international sport business examples, students will garner a deeper understanding of the various complexities associated with conducting sport business in an international context. Some of the key areas include culture, international marketing, financial/political/economic risk, ethical dimensions, role of media, technology/products, professional sport leagues and governance.
This course examines the concepts and processes used in marketing and communications of a sport organization, at the college, professional or community level. Students will utilize the case study approach to analyze current marketing problems and techniques to develop an effective sport marketing and communications plan; with special emphasis placed on the unique aspect of sport products, markets, consumers, and media relations.
This capstone course integrates previous coursework and practical experience with a focus on authentic demonstration of competencies outlined by the program. Rather than introducing new concepts, students will synthesize and integrate prior learning to design or develop a capstone project as a culmination of their studies.
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This course is an introduction to the nature of international operations and issues of management for multinational activities, with particular emphasis on the cultural, political, economic and physical dimensions of foreign nations.
This course is a survey of economic, social and political relationships among and within nations, and their impacts upon corporations that operate in an international context.
Tuition rates for SNHU's online degree programs are among the lowest in the nation. We offer a 30 percent tuition discount for active-duty service members and their spouses.
Application Fee ($40), Graduation Fee ($150), Books (course-by-course)
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