Rothman Center, Metro Campus
Bachelor of Arts in Sports Administration (BASA)
About the Program
The goal of the Bachelor of Arts in Sports Administration (BASA) program is to provide undergraduate level studies for the traditional and non-traditional student seeking a career in sports administration including the areas of: recreation, youth, collegiate, and professional leagues. For more information, please check out our Careers page.
BASA provides students with a unique academic experience, a strong background in the fundamental aspects of sports administration (law, finance, marketing, fundraising, etc.) as well a specialization in a particular area of sport: coaching, fitness, facilities, etc. Student must take Global Perspective in Sports (SPAD 2025) before taking International Sports Administration (SPAD 4000). Students will be given the chance to study abroad every two years SPAD 4000 class.
The program supports the success of our students in the educational process and prepares them to be world citizens through global education while encouraging the development of applied research for practitioners in the field of sports and recreation administration.
Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Bachelor of Arts in Sports Administration (BASA) program is administered from the Metropolitan and Florham Campuses and conducted in the traditional on campus format as well as off-campus (week nights and Saturdays) and online.
The program is housed in the School of Administrative Science (SAS) of the Petrocelli College of Continuing Studies. Both the College and SAS are dedicated to providing conventional and innovative learning opportunities to traditional aged students as well as lifelong learning to adults through non-traditional formats.