Welcome to COSMA

The Commission on Sport Management Accreditation is a specialized accrediting body whose purpose is to promote and recognize excellence in sport management education 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.


Board of Commissioners/Directors Elections Spring 2014
The deadline for submitting Statements of Interest has passed. Candidates have been forwarded to the Nominating Committee and elections will be held for members only starting April 20.
Join now to become a member!
Upcoming Events/Deadlines
April 15, 2014 - Submit materials for Candidacy Status. Send them as ONE .PDF directly to Heather Alderman
May 28, 2014, 12:30 - 2pm: 6th Annual Member Meeting @NASSM in Pittsburgh, PA. Omni William Penn Hotel, Room TBD.
2:00 - 3:30pm - COSMA Training: Rubric Development.
COSMA Insights Newsletter, Winter 2014 - It's here!
Other COSMA News
Three new institutions accredited, seven programs total!  Read our new Press Release about Southeast Missouri State University, University of Indianapolis, and Wingate University.
Read Testimonials from Presidents of accredited institutions.
Questions?  Contact Heather Alderman, Executive Director.