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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



The internships are designed to provide a variety of opportunities for students to participate in sport management activities and programs in a variety of practice settings. The purpose of the internship is to prepare students for careers in the sports industry through practical application of knowledge and skills.

The internships are also designed to refine and extend courses and experiences in the MA degree program as well as prior education and experience and to build a network of contacts.

Each student is required to complete a minimum of 500 internship hours while participating in the 18-month program. The first six-month period requires 100 hours while the next two subsequential six-month periods each require 200 hours.

1st session (6 months) = 100 Hrs

2nd session (6 months) = 200 Hrs

3rd session (6 months) = 200 Hrs

Please visit our "Where are they now?" page to view a list of where some of our students currently work.

To the right you will see pictures of our students interning at various locations such as:

MLB Urban Youth Academy

LA Marathon

Long Beach State Athletics

Honda Center / NCAA Basketball Tournament

LA Kings

Anaheim Ducks

LA Lakers

LA Clippers

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim

Rancho Cucamonga Quakes

MPSF/Pac-10 Swim Championships

Occidental College

USA Beach Volleyball

LA Galaxy

Newport Sports Museum

Below you will find examples of more organizations in exciting database, a listing of potential regional internship sites that we assist in placing you in.

Prospective Internship Sites:
Interested in offering available internships to our graduate students? Please send more information to:

Stephen E. Buchan
Associate Director



Amgen Tour of California

Auto Club Speedway

Auto Club Speedway

Fox Sports Radio

Fox Sports Radio


KTLA Sports

Orange County Blue Star

Orange County Blue Star


Urban Youth Academy


West Coast Sports Medicine Foundation

Wooden Classic at The Pond in Anaheim
Wooden Classic
Big West

Big West Conference




Tiger Woods Foundation

Jeter marathon

draft galaxy2

eric and molina west

le duffpope/quakes