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Graduate Certificate in Sport Management

THE PROGRAM

Program Overview

The Sport Management Graduate Certificate program aims to prepare individuals seeking opportunities for employment in the fast-paced and growing sport industry. The program of study provides an academic foundation in sport management for application in a variety of sports settings including: intercollegiate athletic programs, college recreation, community recreation agencies, sport organizations or business, sport facilities, and professional sports teams.

Special Notes about the Program

Certificate programs are not eligible for financial aid. Please visit the  Financial Aid website  for more information regarding eligibility.

ADMISSIONS

Application Information

How to:  

Application Requirement Information

International Applicant Requirements

Frequently Asked Questions

Application Deadlines

Fall Term . . . . . . . . August 1

Spring Term . . . . . December 1

Summer Term . . . March 15

The following must be submitted by the posted deadline. Incomplete applications with outstanding requirements, or those post-marked after the posted deadline, are subject to cancellation. Once an application has been cancelled, the applicant will be required to apply for the next available term, or as a graduate non-degree seeking applicant (limitations apply).

  • UNF admission application
  • Application fee
  • If applicable, collection holds and judicial holds must be cleared 
  • All of the below university and program requirements 

Admission Requirements

University requirements:

  • A baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution, or its equivalent from a foreign institution, with a GPA of 3.0 or higher in all work attempted in the last 60 credit hours of undergraduate study.
  • Official transcripts, and foreign evaluations if applicable, from all post-secondary institutions attended. 

Program requirements:

  • Resume
  • Letter of intent

INFORMATION

Curriculum and Requirements

Total Program
Credit Hours

15

Average Length
of the Program

1-2 years

Career Possibilities

Graduate Program Director & Advising Coordinator

Dr. Kristi Sweeney

Associate Professor

kristi.sweeney@unf.edu

(904) 620-1815

Building 57 , Room 3405