Sport and Entertainment Management, M.S.E.M. and M.B.A.

MBA Degree Requirements (41 Hours)

AMBA candidates will complete a 41 credit hour curriculum as follows:

Business Foundations Core (12 Hours Minimum)

Course Title Credits
DMSB 710Financial Accounting in the Global Environment2-3
DMSB 712Quantitative Methods in Business2-3
DMSB 713Global Economics3
DMSB 717Management Accounting in the Global Environment2-3
MGSC 777Advanced Quantitative Methods in Business3
Total Credit Hours12-15

Functional Core (11 Hours Minimum) 

Course Title Credits
DMSB 711Global Strategic Management I2-3
DMSB 715Global Finance3
DMSB 716Global Marketing Management3
DMSB 718Global Supply Chain and Operations Management3
DMSB 723Leading Teams and Organizations2-3
Total Credit Hours13-15

Electives (18 Hours Minimum)

These electives are chose from the list of approved elective offerings of the Moore School of Business.  Individual departments may require specific electives to be taken in order to fulfill requirements for identifies specializations.

MSEM Degree Requirements (36 Hours)

Thesis Option

Students electing the thesis option must complete 27 credit hours of work from which a maximum of 9 credit hours may be taken outside of the Department of Sport and Entertainment Management, and pass a comprehensive examination upon completion of the coursework and thesis.

Courses for Thesis Option
Course Title Credits
SPTE 640Venue Management: Principles and Practices3
SPTE 701 Management in the Sport and Entertainment Industry3
SPTE 730Advanced Sport and the Law3
SPTE 760Principles of Sport and Entertainment Marketing3
SPTE 790Sport and Entertainment Finance3
SPTE 799Thesis Preparation1-6
STAT 515Statistical Methods I3
HRSM 788Business Research and Analytics in Hospitality, Retail and Sports Management3
Select nine elective hours9
Total Credit Hours31-36

Non-Thesis Option

Students electing the non-thesis option must complete 21 credit hours of required courses, complete at least 15 credit hours of elective course work from which a maximum of 9 credit hours may be taken outside of the Department of Sport and Entertainment Management, and pass a comprehensive examination upon completion of all course work. Students selecting the non-thesis option may (but are not required to) enroll in HRSM 795 for 6 elective credit hours.

Courses for Non-Thesis Option
Course Title Credits
SPTE 640Venue Management: Principles and Practices3
SPTE 701 Management in the Sport and Entertainment Industry3
SPTE 730Advanced Sport and the Law3
SPTE 760Principles of Sport and Entertainment Marketing3
SPTE 790Sport and Entertainment Finance3
STAT 515Statistical Methods I3
HRSM 788Business Research and Analytics in Hospitality, Retail and Sports Management3
Select 15 elective hours15
Total Credit Hours36