ADVANCE YOUR CAREER IN ATHLETICS

Coker understands graduate students have busy schedules packed with work and family responsibilities, which is why we designed our entirely-online Master of Science in College Athletic Administration program with a flexible, convenient format. If you’re interested in advancing your career or receiving focused training in specialized areas, Coker’s program will help you combine your passion for sports with the in-depth knowledge needed to further develop the skills necessary to qualify for high-level, athletic-focused positions.  

CORE CONTENT AREAS INCLUDE:

Coker’s M.S.C.A.A. graduates will learn the industry essentials, including how to develop and deliver an effective public relations campaign in college and university athletic programs while utilizing mass and social media, NCAA compliance principles and current key issues, how to develop and implement a successful fundraising program, create sound budgets, and handle a wide range of financial issues.

Coker’s coursework focuses on the industry’s three main components:
Finances: Business management/finances/fundraising
Legal: Legal and ethical issues/compliance
Communication: Sport communication/marketing/recruiting

Coker’s M.S.C.A.A. program is ranked as one of the ‘Best Online Sports Management Programs’ by OnlineMasters.com
and TopManagementDegrees.com.  

  • flexible, online format
  • learn from experienced athletic administrators; all faculty have real-world experience in the field
  • collaborate with students already working in college athletics
  • affordable tuition
  • one-on-one assistance from faculty in developing a personal brand, portfolio, and career plan
Dr. Duane Aagaard

Dr. Duane Aagaard

Instructor - Master of Science in College Athletic Administration

Lynn Griffin, Ed.D.

Lynn Griffin, Ed.D., M.S.

Vice President for Athletics and Athletic Facilities

John Jewell

John Jewell, Ed.D.

Professor of Physical Education and Sport Studies

Rachel Pinton

Rachel Pinton

Instructor - Master of Science in College Athletic Administration

Gid E. Rowell

Gid E. Rowell, Ed.D.

Instructor - Master of Science in College Athletic Administration

Lonni Wilson

Lonni Wilson, Ph.D.

Instructor - Master of Science in College Athletic Administration

Ready to give yourself a competitive edge in the sports industry? Learn more about the Master of Science in College Athletic Administration by downloading our program preview or contacting admissions at 843-857-4128.