Sport Management Ranked Top Among Online Master's Programs

January 24, 2017


Buffalo, NY – Canisius is among the top 30 most affordable top-ranked schools for online master's degree programs in sport management by The Best Master’s Degrees. The college’s program in Sport Administration is included on the list.

Schools offering online master's degree programs in sport management or related degrees were compiled based on quality (using rankings from major publications including Forbes magazine and The Princeton Review) as well as price. The 30 most affordable top-ranked programs were ranked based on graduate tuition and fees supplied by the National Center for Education Statistics' College Navigator database.

“It is gratifying to see our online degree in sport administration ranked among the top online master’s degree programs,” said Jeffrey R. Lindauer, PhD, dean of the School of Education & Human Services.  “Our programs provide our students with a high-quality education that is both valuable and affordable.”

Canisius' online master's in Sport Administration 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.

For more information, contact the Canisius College Office of College Communications at 716-888-2790.  Click here to read more about the master’s degree program in sport administration. is an online resource to help prospective graduate students make informed decisions about pursuing a master's degree. Best Master's Degrees provides rankings and profiles on a wide variety of master's degree programs and answers the most frequently asked questions about master's degrees. Read more about the ranking at

Canisius College is one of 28 Jesuit Catholic universities in the nation and the premier private university in Western New York.

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