Experience the Duquesne Difference

  • We are the Business School for Sports Business! Over 15 years ago, Duquesne University launched the first online, graduate sports management program in the United States. Today, we are among the few sports business programs based in a business school.
  • The MSSB is one of the few 100% online sports management programs accredited by AACSB International.
  • Duquesne offers GMAT and GRE waivers for qualified candidates.
  • Learn from leaders in the sports industry. You will have the opportunity to take classes from world-renowned scholars as well as executives with decades of diverse sports industry experience. We offer a personalized learning approach, guided by an advisory council of distinguished leaders who help to keep our program on the cutting-edge.
  • Applied Learning. The curriculum integrates critical and contemporary issues in the sports industry with opportunities for you to experience real-world management challenges.
  • Executive Perspective. Accomplished senior executives will share their leadership experiences, challenges and best practices with you.
  • Ethics-based approach to business education provides a strong moral compass. You will develop skills to recognize and solve business problems from an ethical perspective and lead with integrity.
  • Gain a network of contacts that will set you apart. You will join a network of more than 90,000 Duquesne alumni who are professionals in every type of organization, around the corner and across the globe. Duquesne alumni chapters can be found in major cities and will provide you with professional connections.

Our MSSB will provide you with cutting-edge sports management knowledge and professional selling skills needed to succeed.

Gain a Competitive Edge in the Job Market

Our graduates are prepared for a variety of sport-related occupations—whether it's working with a professional or intercollegiate sports team, sport-marketing firms, special-event management, sports retailing firms, community recreation, fitness club or wellness organization.

  • Duquesne will help you get your foot in the door! We provide job leads and have a sports placement service through TeamWork Online, the largest database of sports management job opportunities.
  • We offer you resources that few business schools can match. Duquesne's Career Services Center offers complimentary lifelong career management to all of our alumni.