- M.A. Sport Management
- Long Beach, CA
- 18 months/36 credits
- minimum 2.75
- Statement of Purpose
- Three reference forms
- Proof of GRE scores: minimum 145 quantitative, 145 verbal, 3.5 analytical
- 9 credits
- Minimum 500 contact hours
- Over 400 affiliations
A message from our Advisory Committee Chair
McClenahan has recently been named as the CEO of the Games Organizing Committee of the 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games. During the past 25 years, Patrick McClenahan has established a reputation as a strategic, results-oriented leader serving in senior level media executive positions at Prime Ticket, Fox Sports, KCAL, and CBS. McClenahan led the largest local broadcast operation in the country. He managed a staff of over 400 employees, a senior leadership team of 15 executives, and five trade unions in producing 11 hours of live news per day and over 100 live local sporting events per year...
Penny Toler is entering her 12th season as General Manager and third as Vice President of the Los Angeles Sparks. Her skill at building rosters of the most talented female athletes in the world and keen sense of basketball operations are complimented by her years as a professional athlete. Through her experience she has built the rosters of two back-to-back WNBA championship teams with the Sparks in 2001 and 2002...
Bob is the Vice President of Partnerships at the LA84 Foundation, an organization which is the legacy of the 1984 Los Angeles Olympic Games and which funds youth sports in Southern California, trains coaches, and examines the role of sports in our society. In his current role he oversees the creation and management of local and national partnerships with companies, foundations and community-based organizations interested in supporting youth sports programs and related research funded by the LA84 Foundation. He’s also responsible for...
Dedan Brozino is currently the Senior Associate Athletics Director for External Relations and Communications at Long Beach State Athletics, bringing almost a decade of collegiate athletics experience and a background in resource acquisition, fundraising, sales/marketing, corporate sponsorships and media relations to the position during his time with the 49ers. Since joining LBSU in 2007 at the intern level, he has been promoted five different times within the organization and has managed record volumes of revenue production in each year...
Angela LaChica is the Vice President of the San Diego Hall of Champions and San Diego Sports Commission. LaChica has been with the SDHOC/SDSC originally as Marketing Coordinator and later as Marketing Director. Prior to that, she graduated from San Diego State University and received her Master's Degree from Long Beach State as an alumni of the Sport Management program.