M.Sc. On Campus

Recreation, Event and Sport Management

University of North Texas

12 months
31530 USD/year
31530 USD/year
22568 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Recreation, Event and Sport Management program at University of North Texas utilizes classroom and laboratory space in the Physical Education Building, the Ken Bahnsen Gymnasium and the Coliseum in addition to private facilities in the area.


Graduate Opportunities

The Recreation, Event and Sport Management program at the University of North Texas can lead you to challenging and rewarding leadership positions in a variety of recreation, sport, event and leisure settings including:

  • Government agencies
  • Nonprofit organizations
  • Sports organizations
  • Private sector
University offer course work leading to a Master of Science degree in Recreation, Event and Sport Management. While pursuing your degree, you examine the theoretical approaches to the study of recreation, sport and leisure, and research methods for conducting scientific studies.You’re also exposed to event and program planning, design and evaluation, facility operations management, fiscal administration, and analysis of the economic impact of programs and events.In these settings, you exercise your management and leadership skills in:
  • Aquatics
  • Facilities operation
  • Health/wellness
  • Outdoor adventure/education
  • Special events
  • Youth sports


The program is accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Parks, Recreation, Tourism and Related Professions. It commended the program for its excellence in education, outstanding reputation in the field, strong alumni support and high quality academic and career advising services.

Programme Structure

Many faculty members are recognized scholars and active researchers. They’ve been honored by the American Academy for Park and Recreation Administration; the Society of Health and Physical Educators; and the National Therapeutic Recreation Society, among others. Their research areas include:

  • Assessment of recreation and sport facilities
  • Economic analysis of sport and recreation events
  • Physical activity and park usage
  • Trail related research
  • Leisure and aging
UNT provides a wide variety of services exclusively to graduate students. The Graduate Student Writing Support office can help you with writing, and the Center for Interdisciplinary Research offers assistance with statistical research.The Toulouse Graduate School offers several professional development workshops, including a Thesis Boot Camp. Many of the workshops are available online for your convenience.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Résumé
  • Two reference letters
  • One-page candidate statement that includes your career goals, interest area and why you want to pursue a master's degree

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    31530 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31530 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    31530 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31530 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    22568 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22568 USD per year during 12 months.

Estimated expenses for international students will be provided on their immigration documents by the Division of International Affairs.

Living costs for Denton

1036 - 1920 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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