Leadership in Sport and Exercise Certificate

This certificate is designed for practicing professionals and those seeking to advance their knowledge, skills, and administrative capabilities while serving as a leader in the field of sports and exercise. Courses address fundamental concepts that emphasize practical applications with a focus on communication skills, leadership theories, industry policies and current trends within the field in preparation for career advancement. The certificate can be completed online. Students have the option of selecting face-to-face electives. 

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Program Snapshot

Program Format: Online, Face-to-Face Electives

Number of Credit Hours: 15

Entry Term: Fall, Spring

Time to Complete: 12-month program

Application Deadlines:

  • Fall, July 1
  • Spring, Nov. 1

This program is a part of the Wellstar College of Health and Human Services .


Admissions Requirements

Online Graduate ApplicationThere is a non-refundable $60 application processing fee.

Transcripts – Official transcripts from EACH college and/or university you have attended. Must be in a sealed envelope from the institution or sent electronically to the Graduate College (ksugrad@kennesaw.edu).

Grade Point Average (GPA) - Baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university with a minimum grade point average of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale.


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Department of Exercise Science and Sport Management

Department of Exercise Science and Sport Management
Kennesaw State University
Prillaman Health Sciences, Suite 4025 
520 Parliament Garden Way NW
Kennesaw, GA  30144-5591

Phone: 470-578-7600

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