A graduate degree in Sport Administration will prepare you for athletic coaching, sport management, or athletic administration roles. Our graduate students succeed in highly competitive internship opportunities.
These include roles with the United States Olympic Committee, NASCAR, national teams, collegiate athletic departments, sport governing bodies, sports commissions, and various high school sports associations.
You'll benefit from interdisciplinary courses including social, psychological, historical, scientific and philosophical perspectives on sport.
Careers & Outcomes
A graduate degree in Sport Administration from Central Michigan University can prepare you for several careers. These include athletic coaching, sport management, or athletic administration for sport organizations.
The CMU Sport Management Program is accredited by the Commission on Sport Management Accreditation (COSMA).
- Sport Event Management: Theory & Application
- Administration of Sport and Athletics
- Philosophical & Ethical Issues in Athletics
- Athletic Facility Design and Management
- Quantitative Applications & Data Based Decision
- Making in Sport
- Sport and the Law
- Financial Management of Sport
- Sport Marketing
- Applied Research in Sport Management
- Human Resource Management in Sport Organizations
- Integrated Capstone Project in Sport Management
- Internship in Sport Management
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesSports Management Sports Sciences View 317 other Masters in Sports Management in United States
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- A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution
- Along with the application, you’ll need to submit a $50 application fee
- Submit a copy of your passport
- Submit proof of English proficiency or your intent to study English upon arrival – unless you are from an exempted country where English is the primary language of instruction.
- You also may demonstrate English proficiency by completing the English studies program through CMU's English Language Institute.
- Applicants must provide a third-party course-by-course credential evaluation and document verification
International33300 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 925 USD per credit during 12 months.
National26136 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 726 USD per credit during 12 months.
In-State26136 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 726 USD per credit during 12 months.
Living costs for Mount Pleasant
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.