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Sport Management, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration

About

The Master of Science degree program in Sport Management prepares students for professional careers in the sport management industry. Students who successfully complete the program pursue career interests that may range from athletic administration in public and private schools, colleges, and universities, to the private sector, including sport clubs and professional athletics. This program requires an on-site internship of at least seven credit hours and the successful completion of the Sport Management Comprehensive Examination.

In summary, the Master of Science in Sport Management prepares graduates to enter a complex, changing global world with competence and confidence. The area of study is consistent with the North American Society of Sport Management (NASSM) review protocol.

Student Learning Outcomes

This program is structured in accordance with emerging National Association of Sport and Physical Education (NASPE) and the North American Society for Sport Management (NASSM) Guidelines.

Specifically, students graduating from the Master of Science Degree program in Sport Management will be able to:

  • Apply content knowledge of the professions of sport management and business management to an internship experience.
  • Prior to the beginning of their internship experience, apply knowledge of the sport management profession and demonstrate the appropriate skills of the sport management profession.
  • Demonstrate competencies associated with the contemporary field of sport management (e.g., ability to perform the various management functions.)
  • Programme Structure

    Courses include:
    • Evaluation in Movement Studies and Exercises Science
    • Sport and Society
    • Administration: Physical Education Sport Programs
    • Planning and Management of Sport Facilities
    • Sports Business & Finance
    • Sports Marketing
    • Sports and the Law
    • Sport Personnel Management
    • Introduction to Research
    • Field Experience & Internship

    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:

      83

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    • Minimum required score:

      560

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    • Minimum required score:

      6

      The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

    Academic Requirements

    You need the following GPA score:

    Required score: 2.5

    Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.5 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

    Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

    •      2.5 overall GPA (3.0 in major)
    •     3 letters of recommendation
    •    A written 'Statement of Intent'

    Tuition Fee

    • International Applies to you

      2026 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 1013 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
    • National Applies to you

      2026 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 1013 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
    We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

    Living costs for East Stroudsburg

    • 1000 - 1500 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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