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Sport Leadership and Coaching

Western New England University

15 months
22800 USD/year
22800 USD/year
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The Sport Leadership and Coaching MSc program offered by Western New England University is a game-changing program. The 30-credit program offers two cohort tracks in Athletic Administration and Athletic Coaching.


The program is taught by expert faculty from the University’s AACSB International accredited College of Business, nationally renowned Klein Group Instrument leadership creator, and Management and Leadership faculty. The program offers a convenient learning model consisting of two required one-week residencies, one offered at the beginning of the program and the other at the end. Each residency will be followed by a series of graduate courses that will be offered online with optional in-class sessions.

Why Choose Sport Leadership and Coaching?

The Sport Leadership and Coaching MSc program offered at Western New England University is ideal for students seeking to enter athletic administration (educationally-based sport organizations), athletic coaching, or managerial positions within any sport organization. The program is also a great choice for rising and mid-career sport industry professionals who are seeking to advance their skills in the areas of leadership, decision-making, team building, fundraising, marketing, legal and compliance aspects, and related functional competencies. The program will help students develop the skills to build and manage a team, assess and recruit talent, and to create a high performing business enterprise that supports organizational and individual success.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Leadership, Problem Solving and Decision Making
  • Organizational Behavior and Theory
  • Sport Leadership and Maximizing Team Performance
  • Sport Analytics and Data Driven Decision Making
  • Compliance and Governance of Sport and Athletic Organizations
  • Sport Agency, Player Personnel Evaluation and Management
  • Resource Development and Program Promotion for Sport and Athletic Organizations

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 15 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH



Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application fee or waiver
  • Official Copy of Transcript
  • GMAT* or GRE
  • Two Recommendations
  • Please provide essay responses to the following questions. Limit each response to 500 words. Use at least 11-point font and 1.5 spacing. If you are applying to a combined degree program, you will only need to provide a response to question “a.”
a. What strengths will you bring to the graduate program and how will they help you succeed in graduate business study? Discuss any circumstances that you feel account for any perceived weaknesses in your application.b. How will a graduate business degree from Western New England University help you enhance your career and attain your goals?
  • Résumé or Curriculum Vitae

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28500 USD for the full programme during 15 months.
  • National

    22800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28500 USD for the full programme during 15 months.


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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