By focusing on the role of the manager at the micro and macro levels, and embracing the manager-as-leader paradigm, the program recognizes the reality and challenging nature of contemporary organizational systems that require change and innovation for organizations to remain competitive in a global environment.

This program offers a variety of concentrations so you can tailor your degree to meet your career goals. Concentrations include:

  • Health Care Administration
  • Homeland Security
  • Human Resource Management*
  • Management Information Systems
  • Marketing
  • Military Leadership
  • Non-profit Management
  • Organizational Leadership
  • Public Administration
  • Sports Management**

*Recognized by the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)

SHRM has acknowledged that our Human Resource Management Concentration fully aligns with SHRM's HR Curriculum Guidebook and Templates. Throughout the world, 450 programs in 340 educational institutions have been acknowledged by SHRM as being in alignment with its suggested guides and templates.

**Certified Athletic Administrator

Wilmington University will be offering the National Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association (NIAAA) approved courses for the Certified Athletic Administrator exam and certification. The courses can be taken as a stand-alone certificate or the certificate can be achieved as a part of the Masters of Science in Management (Sports Management Concentration), where they have been embedded in MSP 7510 CAA I and MSP 7511 CAA II.

Wilmington University has chosen to embed the program into the graduate master's degree since the eligibility requirements to sit for the Certified Athletic Administrator (CAA) requires a bachelor's degree. The attainment of professional certification demonstrates the completion of a comprehensive plan for self-improvement that will enhance the ability of the Athletic Administrator to better serve the school, community, and profession.

This is an exciting opportunity for those who may need the CAA Certification in order to fulfill employment requirements and advancement opportunities.

This program is offered in the following: