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Management - Parks and Recreation, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
, MA,
The Parks and Recreation concentration allows flexibility to design a course of study that meshes your needs with the needs of the industry.

About

Students in the Parks and Recreation concentration are prepared to be effective administrators and managers in the varied segments and businesses in the both community recreation programs and park management through the study of major themes and theories related to the Leisure service industry which encompasses both recreation programs and parks of all levels. In addition, to learning concepts and theories students will make extensive use of case studies to connect the theoretical to the practical, including the best practices of leisure related governing bodies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Current Issues in Sports
  • Fin Management in Sport Industry
  • International Sport Management
  • Managing Sport Facilities/Special Events
  • Sport Sales Strategies
  • Ethical Non-Profit Sport Management
  • Research & Design in the Sport
  • HIst & Func of Sport in Society
  • Sport Sponsorship & Marketing
  • Sport & the Law
  • Exec & Strat leadership in the Sport Ind
  • Managing Diversity in Sport Organization
  • Intercollegiate Rules/Procedures
  • Writing & Reporting Research in Sport 

                            Detailed Programme Facts

                            • Programme intensity Full-time
                              • Full-time duration 24 months
                            • Languages
                              • English
                            • Delivery mode
                              On Campus

                            English Language Requirements

                            You only need to take one of these language tests:

                            • Minimum required score:

                              79

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                            • Minimum required score:

                              550

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                            • Minimum required score:

                              6

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                            Academic Requirements

                            • Online application
                            • Two professional letters of recommendation from either faculty or employers
                            • Resume proving a minimum of three years of professional work experience 
                            • Official college transcripts
                            • A one page personal statement describing your goals, strengths and potential for achievement in graduate school

                            Tuition Fee

                            • International

                              600 USD/credit
                              Tuition Fee
                              Based on the original amount of 600 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
                            • National

                              600 USD/credit
                              Tuition Fee
                              Based on the original amount of 600 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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