The Commission on Sport Management Accreditation is a specialized accrediting body whose purpose is to promote and recognize excellence in sport management education worldwide in colleges and universities at the baccalaureate and master's levels through specialized accreditation.
Programs, students, employers, and the general public all benefit from the external verification of quality provided through COSMA's accreditation process. They also benefit from the process of continuous quality improvement that is encouraged by COSMA's developmental approach to promoting excellence in sport management education.
COSMA Manual Revisions - Public Comment Period
COSMA's manuals are being revised to comply with CHEA standards. The Board of Commissioners revises the manuals, the Board of Directors approves the revisions and the drafts are available for public comment. Submit your comments about the current draft of COSMA's Accreditation Process Manual and COSMA's Site Visit Preparation Manual.
In Other News...
Next two deadlines for Candidacy Status applications: January 15 & March 15, 2016
Save the Date: February 11-12, 2016, Tampa, Florida, COSMA Conference. Register now!!
Interested in Sponsoring the Conference? Check out the details: Sponsorship
Congratulate the following newly accredited programs: Press release
Davenport University, Bachelor of Business Administration in Sport Management
Kutztown University, Bachelor of Science in Leisure and Sport Studies
Northeastern University, Master of Sports Leadership
See a list of all 45 accredited programs.
COSMA Insights Newsletter, Summer 2015 Edition