Online Masters of Sport Administration Degree

The School of Education's Online Master of Sport Administration (MSA) program provides students with the skills and knowledge necessary to effectively manage in a wide range of sport-related enterprises, including intercollegiate athletics, amateur and professional sports management, sport-marketing firms, special-event management, and facility management.

All course work for this professional sports degree can be completed online. The sports internship requirement may be completed with an athletic organization anywhere in the U.S. or internationally. There is no residency requirement.

The Master of Science degree program is ideal for those who want to continue their education while working and balancing other commitments.  

Online MSA Curriculum

Take Your Initial Certification to the Next Level

The Canisius College master's in sport administration satisfies the New York State Department of Education's requirements for those holding initial certification in physical education to become certified teachers in New York. Information on the requirements can be found at's Professional Certificate – Master's Degree Requirement page. Additional information can also be found at

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