Accelerated Master's Program in Sport and Recreation Management

To apply:  https://www.una.edu/graduate/amp/abmp-application.html

Through the Accelerated Master’s Program (AMP), students can:
  • Take up to 9 credit hours of approved graduate courses concurrently with undergraduate courses.
  • Substitute up to 9 credit hours of approved graduate courses (in place of undergraduate courses) toward completion of the undergraduate degree.
Requirements for Admission to the AMP in Sport and Recreation Management:
  • *Completion of 60 or more hours toward undergraduate degree.
  • Overall GPA 3.0 (4.0 scale) or higher in all undergraduate coursework at time of entry into AMP.
  • A or B on all coursework in a Kinesiology (or acceptable) major.
  • Favorable vote by Department of Kinesiology (two-thirds vote).
  • Approval by Chair of Department of Kinesiology. 

*Transfer students who have successfully completed at least 60 undergraduate hours are eligible after completing a minimum of 9 hours in a major offered in the Kinesiology Department.

Requirements for Continued Enrollment in the AMP:
  • Students must maintain a 3.0 or higher with no grades lower than “C” in all courses following admission to the AMP.
Advantages:
  •  Enhanced credentials (accepted into and completed the UNA AMP).
  •  Students complete their Bachelor’s degree having already completed 3 - 9 credit hours applicable toward their Master’s degree.
  •  Students can complete the BS and MS degree in a total of 5 years.

Following approval into the Sport and Recreation Management AMP, qualified students can take up to 9 hours from the following courses:

HPE 675Administration of Health and Physical Education Related Programs3
SRM 541Outdoor Education3
SRM 544Recreation for Special Populations3
SRM 550Qualitative Methods in Sport & Recreation Management3
or SRM 555 Quantitative Methods in Sport & Recreation Management
SRM 600Marketing in Sport and Recreation Management3
SRM 605Media Relations in Sport & Recreation Management3
SRM 610Sport Facility Planning and Organizational Behavior3
SRM 615Finance & Accounting Practices in Sport & Recreation Management3
SRM 665Risk Management in Sport & Recreation Management3