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The Financial Management of Sports

The Financial Management of Sports

Course Number: MGT X463.24

4 units

The principles and practices of accounting and financial management within the sports industry will be analyzed, and you will be provided with a foundational understanding of financial analysis and capital structuring, with an emphasis on planning, decision making and control. Topics include:

  • revenue sources
  • income and expenditures
  • taxation
  • budgeting
  • forecasting
  • risk
  • the impact of unions

You will evaluate the influence of current economic trends and high-profile issues, both nationally and globally, on the individual organization and the sports industry as a whole.

Available Sections

Starting Jan 10

183MPS002

Starting Jan 10
183MPS002

Course Fees

$595 Early Bird Discount ends on Jan 4
$645 after Jan 4

Instructor

Edward Hart [ bio ]

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Edward J. Hart, B.A., Director of the Center for Family Business, California State University, Fullerton, has extensive experience in financial management within the sports industry including sales, marketing, operations, game day experience, personnel, budgeting, and forecasting for the franchise.  Mr. Hart has overseen budgets for several organizations, ranging from $100,000 to more than $5 million annually.

Schedule:

Thu 6:00 pm-10:00 pm
Jan 10 - Mar 14, 2019

10 Meetings

Location:

UCR Extension Center

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Section Notes:

None.

Textbook:

Mandatory
"Sport Finance"
Gil Fried, Timothy DeSchriver, Michael Mondello
ISBN: 978-1450421041

Prerequisites

No Prerequisites for this course

Available Sections

Riverside

Section No.: 183MPS002

Dates: Jan 10 - Mar 14, 2019

Time: 6:00 pm-10:00 pm

Instructor: Edward Hart

Textbook: Mandatory
"Sport Finance"
Gil Fried, Timothy DeSchriver, Michael Mondello
ISBN: 978-1450421041

Location: UCR Extension Center

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