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California State University, Long Beach
Graduate Program in Sports Management


Now accepting applications for Fall 2016!

Fall Application Deadline: June 1, 2016


- M.A. Sport Management


- Long Beach, CA


- 18 months/36 credits


- $18,900

Required GPA

- minimum 2.75

Admission Requirements

- Statement of Purpose
- Three reference forms
- Resume
- Proof of GRE scores: minimum 145 quantitative, 145 verbal, 3.5 analytical


- 9 credits
- Minimum 500 contact hours

- Over 400 affiliations



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The Graduate Program in Sport Management is accepting application materials for Fall 2016!

Fall Application Deadline Date: June 1, 2016

Where Are They Now...

Take a look at where students have ended up in the industry!


  • Katie Tuller (LT 21) Associate Athletic Director of Special Events at Boise State University
  • Andrea McHugh (LT 27) Hospitality and Stewardship Services Coordinator at LBSU
  • Pat Tabora (LT 28) Inside Sales at San Diego Chargers
  • Patrick Barkley (LT 27) Corporate Partnerships Coordinator at LA Lakers
  • Kirsten Markowiec (LT24) – Assistant Director of Marketing at Penn State
  • Tyler Hendrickson (LT21) – Associate Media Relations Director for Women’s Volleyball, Women’s Tennis, and Baseball at LBSU
  • Lauren Martino (LT 28) – Corporate Sales Activation Executive at the Ontario Reign
  • Wes McCurtis (LT 27) – Sports Information/Marketing Director at Cypress College
  • Kayla Heath (LT 28) – Event Services Manager at USA Water Polo
  • Aiyana Welsh (LT 23) – Venues and Infrastructure Operations Manager at TrackTown USA in Eugene, OR
  • Kevin Vu (LT 27) – Social Media Editorial Producer at NFL Network
  • Nekaya Jones (LT6) – Sales Support at BSN Sports
  • Ciara Lawrence (LT 20) - Sports Information Director at Smith College, Northampton Massachusetts
  • Earl Declet (LT 25) - High School Services Director at Boys and Girls Clubs of San Francisco
  • Tanya Moran (LT 24) - Director of Events, Marketing and Communications at Boys and Girls Clubs of Long Beach
  • Scott Beckendorf (LT 26) - Social Media and Database Coordinator at Frisco's Roughriders, Frisco, Texas
  • Kyndall Freer (LT 27) - Social Media Production Assistant at NFL Network, Los Angeles
  • Kelli Gill (LT 25) - Director of Marketing Long Beach State Athletics
  • Travis Roberts (LT 24) - Guest Experience Manager at Anaheim Angels
  • Lauren Scholz (LT 26) - Content Marketing Coordinator at the American Youth Soccer Organization, Los Angeles
  • Sandeep Nagaranthal (LT 25) - Business Development Manager at Locosports in Bangalore, India


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