The online Master of Legal Studies in Sports Law and Business focuses on solving problems arising in the sports industry using legal and business forces.
Next start date: 08/20/2020
Total classes: 10
Weeks per class: 7.5
Total credit hours: 30
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The sport industry is a multi-billion dollar enterprise in the United States and may soon exceed a trillion dollars globally. There will be new opportunities for graduates to tackle the industry’s growing legal, ethical, and business issues. This program blends top faculty with unmatched curriculum that only a top-ranked university in law, business, and athletics can offer.
The online program is for industrious students interested in working in the sports, entertainment, and related industries. Graduates are equipped to understand the regulatory, revenue, and branding forces at work in the sports industry, both nationally and globally. That understanding enables graduates to navigate related issues as they arise in the industry.
Online students seeking a focus area are not required or able to take all of the required courses in the sports law and business curriculum, but they are permitted to select from a broad array of courses. They may also be able to participate in an appropriate externship or special project, but they are not required to do so. The M.L.S. program is a customizable degree with nine possible focus areas (each focus area is four courses in a particular subject):
U.S. educated applicants can apply through our FastApp process, which streamlines the application process and may allow for an offer of conditional admission to the MLS program while the applicant continues to submit any additional requested documentation.
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