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UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH DAKOTA OFFERS Online Master of Arts in Kinesiology and Sport Science in Sport Management e unique skill sets required for sports management include the knowledge specific to the sport setting in the areas of marketing, finance, economics, communications, and law. Unlike a general business degree, the online M.A. in KSS with the Sport Management specialization applies the business-related sills learned throughout the curriculum to the unique and important issues specific to the sport industry. Upon completion of the online M.A. in Kinesiology and Sport Science in Sport Management students will be prepared for a variety of careers DIVISION OF CONTINUING & DISTANCE EDUCATION 414 East Clark St., Vermillion, SD 57069 | 800-233-7937 | Learn more at in the field. e scope of career opportunities are varied and may include many of the following career paths: • Sport Event Management • Intercollegiate Athletics • Minor League Sports • Sport Facility management • Sport Marketing • Sport Promotions • Sport Public Relations • Professional Sport • Interscholastic Athletics • Community Relations • Nonprofit Sport Organizations What our students are saying... "e Sport Management program at USD provided a unique experience that I won't forget. It revealed a passion for sports that I will carry with me for the rest of my life." —Morgan Lunz, Event Operations Intern, Kansas City Chiefs "e USD Sport Management program challenged me to apply what I was learning outside the classroom through volunteer work, out of class projects and an internship. e faculty has given me more opportunities that I never otherwise would have had." — Jackson Leuschen '13 M.A. Kinesiology and Sport Science Sales Associate, Philadelphia 76ers e sport industry, due to its wide variety of career opportunities, requires unique skill sets from those involved in it's management. ere is a growing demand for a master's degree for coaches, athletic directors, licensed teachers, and sport administrators. Knowledge of kinesiology and sport science can provide a competitive edge not only in the general sport industry, but on the business side as well. WHY A MASTER OF ARTS IN KINESIOLOGY AND SPORT SCIENCE?

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