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As well as taking the top spot overall in our rankings with its campus-based Master of Sports Administration, Ohio University also offers the top-scoring distance-learning course in our survey, via its…

As the birthplace of sports business education, students come from far and wide to OHIO University to pursue the world's best sports business graduate experience

Derrick Hall graduated Ohio University with a Masters in Sports Administration in 1993 and was the recipient of the department’s Charles R. Higgins Distinguished Alumni Award in 2006.

Dr Liz Wanless, assistant director of analytics and assistant professor of sports administration at Ohio University, on how the growth of natural language processing is changing professional sports and sports education.

To mark the milestone of the 10th annual edition of the Postgraduate Rankings, SportBusiness casts an eye back over the evolution of the sports academic sector and speaks to programme directors of the three courses to have topped the list during that time

Welcome… to the 2021 SportBusiness Postgraduate Course Rankings.

The Master of Sports Administration degree at Ohio University tops our list for the eighth time in ten years.

Ohio University’s Master of Sports Administration programme has been named as the world’s best postgraduate sports management degree for 2020 by SportBusiness.

Emilio Collins graduated Ohio University with a Masters in Sports Administration in 1996, and this year was named as the recipient of the department’s Charles R. Higgins Distinguished Alumni Award for 2020.

The Master of Sports Administration degree at Ohio University tops our list for the seventh time in nine years.

In July 2020, Jim Kahler stepped down as executive director of the AECOM Center for Sports Administration at Ohio University, after 15 years in the role. Starting in the 2020-21 academic year, Jim will become the school’s first director of sports gambling education, and writes here about the importance of strong education and partnerships as the betting sector continues to open up in the United States.  

Ohio University’s Master of Sports Administration programme balances tradition with innovation O

Top online course: Ohio University’s Professional Master of Sport Administration programme offers an alternate route to a top postgraduate degree  20

Greg Sullivan, director of Ohio University’s Professional Master of Sports Administration, believes courses need to be flexible, timely and adapt to the busy lives of their students if they are to flourish in a competitive space.