Prof. Windy Dees, PhD

The Masters of Sport Administration Experience

Earn a first class education with unique hands-on learning opportunities such as shadowing a sports leader and building a comprehensive leadership profile. Students will have the opportunity to attend the UM Sport Conference with industry leaders and will also have several opportunities to join classmates on campus and at digital events.

Optional On-Campus Orientation

With the online Master's in Sport Administration program, you will have a close connection to the U from day one. The program begins with a weekend visit to our beautiful Coral Gables campus, providing you the opportunity to meet your faculty, understand the online learning model, and get answers to any questions you might have. You will also get to know your classmates with whom you will start this journey. If you are not able to attend in person, you will have access to an online student readiness orientation alternative.


Dedicated Facebook Insider Group

As a student and alumni you have access to our dedicated facebook group where students and alumni share news and career opportunities in a closed environment. This is also where events and activities are shared and discussed.

Learning Beyond the Classroom Student Stories from UM Sport Industry Conference

We recently spoke to three Master’s in Sport Administration students about their experiences at the UM Sport Conference. They shared their biggest takeaways.


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5 Things to Consider When Choosing a Sport Management Program

Start strong with a degree program that makes you stand out in the ranks — look for these five factors as you scout out the program that's going to make you an MVP.


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Tips to Break Into the Sport Industry

Whether you want to become an athletic club manager, a college scouting assistant, a college athletics staff member, or a sport program director, you have to break into the industry first. How do you get there? We share a few tips to help you get started.


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