Elevate your sports career with our Executive Sports Leadership graduate certificate. Designed for experienced sports professionals, you will learn the skills necessary to become a strong leader and a top candidate for executive-level roles in the sports industry.
|Executive Sports Leadership Seminar
|Applied Goal Achievement
Choose one of the following courses:
|Leading and Managing Change
|Leaders as Change Agents
Plus one of the following courses:
|Sports Leadership &; Ignatian-based Ethics
|Sports Marketing and Communication
|Sports Law and Compliance
|Athlete Entrepreneurship: Opportunities Created by NIL
|Diversity and Inclusion in Sports
|Sports Media and Public Affairs
|Health and Wellness in Athletics and Sports Management
|Issues and Challenges Affecting the Student-Athlete
|Coaching for Performance and Student-Athlete Development
|The Athletic Director
|Inside the NFL
Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.
Please note that non-US citizens are not able to receive a valid student visa for enrollment in a certificate program. If you need a student visa to study in the US, please select an eligible masters degree.
While online submission is preferred, if you need to mail materials, please send to:
Woods College of Advancing Studies Admissions Office
St. Mary's Hall South
140 Commonwealth Avenue
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university (minimum GPA 3.0)
Applicants whose undergraduate GPA falls below 3.0 will be considered for admission. Applications will be considered in light of other factors, including letters of reference and personal statement.
In 500-750 words, describe your academic and professional goals, any experience relevant to this program, and your future plans, expectations, and aspirations.
Application fee: There is no application fee.
Submitted with application.
Please note: Letters of recommendations should be provided by Professional or Academic recommenders.