- Long Beach, CA
- 18 months/36 credits
- minimum 2.75
- Statement of Purpose
- Three reference forms
- Proof of GRE scores: minimum 145 quantitative, 145 verbal, 3.5 analytical
- 9 credits
- Minimum 500 contact hours
- Over 400 affiliations
The internships are designed to provide a variety of opportunities for students to participate in sport management activities and programs in a variety of practice settings. The purpose of the internship is to prepare students for careers in the sports industry through practical application of knowledge and skills.
The internships are also designed to refine and extend courses and experiences in the MA degree program as well as prior education and experience and to build a network of contacts.
Each student is required to complete a minimum of 500 internship hours while participating in the 18-month program. The first six-month period requires 100 hours while the next two subsequential six-month periods each require 200 hours.
1st session (6 months) = 100 Hrs
2nd session (6 months) = 200 Hrs
3rd session (6 months) = 200 Hrs
Please visit our "Where are they now?" page to view a list of where some of our students currently work.
To the right you will see pictures of our students interning at various locations such as:
MLB Urban Youth Academy
Long Beach State Athletics
Honda Center / NCAA Basketball Tournament
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim
Rancho Cucamonga Quakes
MPSF/Pac-10 Swim Championships
USA Beach Volleyball
Newport Sports Museum
Below you will find examples of more organizations in exciting database, a listing of potential regional internship sites that we assist in placing you in.
Prospective Internship Sites:
Interested in offering available internships to our graduate students? Please send more information to:
West Coast Sports Medicine Foundation