Troy University has been recognized by Princeton Review, U.S. News and World Report, Military Times and more as having some of the best undergraduate programs in the Southeast and nation. Whether you are graduating from high school, transferring from a two-year school, or completing your degree as a working adult, TROY offers a wide variety of associate and baccalaureate degrees that will open doors to career opportunities.
Graduate study can help you achieve your career goals! Holders of advanced degrees will be in high demand in the next 10 years, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, and U.S. Census data shows that advanced degrees increase pay and prosperity Troy University’s Graduate School offers advanced degrees in all five of the University’s academic colleges: education, business, arts and sciences, health and human services, and communication and fine arts. In addition, TROY’s commitment to flexibility means that you have in-class, online and blended options. Plan for your next career by completing your graduate education at TROY. Innovation, knowledge and creativity are all elements for success. Get started today!
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Over the past two decades the sports industry has grown into a $435 billion industry, and a strong curriculum and faculty with professional expertise will prepare you to be a part of the exciting and expanding world of sport management. Whether you are a current professional looking to advance in higher education or someone interested in achieving leadership positions within the ever-growing sport industry, Troy University’s Ph.D. in Sport Management program holds the keys to a successful future.
Our Ph.D. program in Sport Management is the first to be offered online in the United States. The online format provides a high level of accessibility and flexibility to best serve the working sport practitioner who desires a Ph.D. in Sport Management. The program concentrates on developing students to generate the research, critical thinking and teaching skills necessary for them to be successful in the sport industry and higher education. Among the sport management faculty, teaching excellence is the standard and providing an outstanding learning and research experience to the student is the priority.
Nearly 74 percent of current working sport practitioners within the state of Alabama agree that earning a Ph.D. in Sport Management would increase their likelihood of reaching a higher executive position, and nearly 79 percent agree such a program would enhance their opportunities for promotions. If you are currently working in the field and find yourself among those numbers, then the Ph.D. in Sport Management from TROY is for you.
Our program prepares graduates for a broad range of sport management-related positions including higher education, research, professional or amateur athletics and professional sport industry. Offered online, the program is designed to meet the needs of students and working professionals, which further sets TROY’s program apart from others.
The Ph.D. in Sport Management at TROY is designed to enhance your critical thinking, analytical, statistical and research-based skills required for survival in the contemporary sport industry. Students will acquire these skills through engagement in an integrated academic learning and research-oriented environment with highly regarded faculty that includes the man often referred to as the “Father of Modern Sport Management,” Professor Packianathan Chelladurai.
Collectively, TROY’s sport management faculty has published 14 textbooks, 78 textbook chapters, 362 peer-reviewed manuscripts and given 646 national and international peer-reviewed presentations. Highly regarded within the field of sport, TROY’s Sport Management faculty members have served on 158 doctoral dissertation committees and serve as Editor or Associate Editor of eight peerreviewed journals in the sport management field and as members of more than 20 Editorial Boards.
So, if you are looking to advance in the field of sport management, start that journey with us today.