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Sport Management

University of Minnesota

24 months
15130 USD/year
15130 USD/year
10318 USD/year
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The Sport Management program of the University of Minnesota concentrates on the theoretical and practical dimensions of the management of athletic events, sports teams and facilities, and the sporting process. Sport management policy and ethics are also a focus of this emphasis area and research agenda.


Program Details

The Sport Management program of the University of Minnesota combines theoretical instruction and practical experience to prepare students for success in the sports industry and marketplace. Students develop the tools of research and learn core concepts through an interdisciplinary curriculum with an emphasis on cultivating new ideas and improving operations in the sport industry.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Sport Finance
  • Programming and Promotion in Sport
  • Sport Management Ethics and Policy
  • Organization and Management of Physical Education and Sport
  • Legal Aspects of Sport and Recreation
  • Sport and Society

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • It is highly recommended that applicants contact the professor they are interested in working with before applying online
  • Applications must be completed online and the fee ($75 for permanent U.S. residents, $95 for international students)
  • Complete an online application
  • Upload a personal statement
  • Upload a diversity statement
  • Upload a copy of GRE scores
  • Upload copies of unofficial transcripts
  • Upload one (1) scholarly writing sample
  • Upload three (3) letters of recommendation
  • Graduate assistantship application (if interested)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15130 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15130 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    15130 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15130 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    10318 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10318 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Minneapolis

1130 - 2045 USD /month
Living costs

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


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