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NEW 1 Credit On-Demand Course Available This Summer

LAW 205: The Law, Athletes & Sports Management

This innovative approach to sports law instruction features full online access, providing a broad range of experiential knowledge delivered by UB School of Law professors and third-party sports professionals in actual practice.

The course will be taught from three perspectives: (1) law and the athlete, (2) law and sports management, and (3) law and multi-event facility operations. Career employment opportunities in the sports industry for both lawyers and nonlawyer graduates of the program will be identified. This is a one-credit course offered through distance learning.

Open to enrolled University at Buffalo undergraduate students for academic credit and non-degree seeking students.

  • Certificate awarded upon completion of the course.
  • Graded on a pass/fail basis.

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Canadian Applicants: Canadian students are NOT required to submit TOEFL or IELTS scores.  Simply select "Native Speaker" option under "Proof of English Proficiency".  Also, note that the SAT is not mandatory for international students

If you have questions, please contact Nellie Drew at or 716-949-5006.

See also information regarding International Non-Degree Application.