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 graduate levels through specialized accreditation.
Institutions, 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 Elections are over! Congratulations to the following individuals:
Dr. Robert Prior, Northeastern University - Member and Chair, Board of Commissioners (pictured left)
Dr. Clay Stoldt, Wichita State University - Institutional Director, Board of Directors (pictured left)
Leslie Bauknight Nixon, JD, Ed.D., Miami Dolphins/Barry University - Industry Director (pictured left)
Students! COSMA has gotten you a discount to attend the ALSD Conference and Trade Show.
Central Michigan University, Endicott College and Liberty University's Master's degree are COSMA's three newest accreditations. Read the press release for details about their program. See a list of all accredited institutions.
Site Reviewer Training - 2:00pm - 3:30pm, Wednesday, June 3, 2015, at the 2015 NASSM Conference, Ottawa, Canada (Room: Chaudiere). Receive a copy of the Site Reviewers' Resource Guide!
Next deadline for Candidacy Status Applications: Contact Heather Alderman for summer availability.
COSMA Insights Newsletter, Winter 2015 Edition - Read it here!
Addressing Assessment Fatigue: Or, C.A.V.E.: Colleagues Against Virtually Everything.
Request for Proposals: Develop online Adjunct Training Modules for COSMA. Review and submit your response to this RFP Application by May 31, 2015.