Coker College's Master's in College Athletic Administration Ranked as One of the Country's Most Affordable Online Degree Programs

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Hartsville, S.C. – April 20, 2017 – Coker College’s master of science degree in college athletic administration is one of the most affordable online master’s in sports management programs in the country according to’s recent rankings.

A bachelor’s degree is considered the minimum educational requirement for most careers in athletic administration. Students who earn a master’s in sports management stand to advance their careers more quickly than those with fewer academic qualifications.

Coker College’s online degree program offers students a solid foundation in specialized areas such as sport business management, current issues in college athletics, NCAA compliance regulations, sport communication, sport law, recruiting of coaches and athletes, fundraising and sport marketing. An internship course is also available to students who want to receive course credit for workplace experience.

“Coker's master’s in college athletic administration program is a prime example of a quality education for a valuable price,” said Adam Connolly, Vice President of Enrollment Management for Coker College. “Graduates of the program have gone on to do amazing, career changing things and that is a testament to the high quality of the degree.” claims to help students find a path to a rewarding, quality education by connecting them with institutions that match those ideals. They’ve created a value score for each institution that combines affordability and quality by weighing criteria such as loan default rates, graduation rates and financial aid data, to draw a distinction between programs that appear cheap up-front and those that will pay off in the long run.The site describes itself as a free resource designed to help everyone address the cost of college while pursuing their goals.

Earlier this year, Coker College’s master of science degree in college athletic administration was ranked as one of the best online master’s in sports management programs in the country by

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Coker College is a student-focused, private liberal arts college located in Hartsville, South Carolina. Coker combines round table, discussion-based learning with hands-on experiences to encourage active participation in and out of the classroom. A supportive, close-knit community prepares Coker students with the confidence and practical life skills they need to reach their personal best, in college and beyond.

Founded in 1908, Coker is a bachelor’s and master’s degree-granting institution and competes in 24 NCAA Division II sports. Coker is ranked among the "Best Colleges" in the South by U.S. News & World Report as well as The Princeton Review, and by Washington Monthly as one of the Southeast's "Best Bang for the Buck" colleges.