Sport Administration, M.Ed. | Xavier University | Cincinnati, United States
12 months
570 USD/credit 17100 USD/year
570 USD/credit 17100 USD/year
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Often, what goes on behind the scenes is as exciting as what's happening on the field. The master's in Sport Administration at Xavier University can put you where it counts—at the nerve center of the sport industry, where planning, execution and good decision-making combine to create the best experience for athlete and fan alike.


The Master of Education in Sport Administration will prepare you for a career within the expanding sport industry. The program at Xavier University combines the academic strength of a Xavier education with the opportunities of the Cincinnati sport industry. 

You will study areas such as sport management, sport marketing, sport finance, personnel and legal issues and NCAA rules and regulations. The program will develop your leadership skills and prepare you for success in one of today's fastest growing industries.


Students are prepared to assume leadership roles in such sport industry areas as professional sports teams, collegiate, and high school athletics, event and facility management, manufacturer and apparel representative, country clubs, sports marketing, retail, and media.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Principles of Management in Sport Administration
  • Sport Research and Statistics
  • Sport Administration: Marketing
  • Sport Administration: Finance
  • Legal and Ethical Issues in Sport

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • the graduate application form
  • one official transcript sent directly from the college/university to graduate services, of all previous undergraduate and graduate course work.
  • current resume of work and volunteer experiences.
  • one page typewritten statement of your career goals and how the Xavier sport administration program fits with your goals.
  • two letters from professional and/or academic references who are able to assess your potential for success in this program.
  • Applications are processed immediately upon receiving all of the necessary materials, and you will be notified of your status as soon as possible.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 570 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    17100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 570 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Cincinnati

1000 - 1650 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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