• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
The Education - Sport Management program offered by Washington State University offers graduate assistantships teaching lower division undergraduate sport management courses. Graduate assistantships are also available in various departments on campus including the Athletic Department and Student Recreation Center.


The Education - Sport Management program is offered by Washington State University. All graduates will be able to:

  •  Identify and analyze ethical legal socio-cultural issues and formulate response in managerial decision making and police determinations in sport.
  •  Employ principles of strategic planning, financial management, and human resource management in sport.
  •  Assess marketing and media needs and formulate short term and long term solution.

Our graduates find jobs in sport industry sectors such as professional sport, collegiate sport, recreational sport, youth sport, and international sport, with careers in areas such as event management, sport marketing and promotion, sport journalism, media relations, recreation management, ticket sales, community relations, etc…

Programme Structure

Graduates of this program will:
  •  Develop and utilize critical thinking and abstract reasoning skills in analyzing sport management issues and in managerial planning and decision making.
  •  Demonstrate information literacy and communication skills.
  •  Develop research skills and utilize sound theoretical frameworks relevant to the different aspects of the sport industry.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    If you are applying after January 10 or July 1 (priority deadlines), you will want to contact the department to see if they is still accepting applications.

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

To apply, please provide the following information: a WSU Graduate School online application, a supplemental department application, a current resume documenting your educational attainments and highlighting any sport management related work and/or research experience; a brief written statement describing your career goals and how you believe they will be promoted by admission to the program (do not exceed two typed single spaced pages); three letters of reference as outlined in the supplemental departmental application; transcripts showing all previous college or university coursework; and GRE or (for international students only) TOEFL or IELTS scores.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    12596 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12596 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National Applies to you

    5880 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5880 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Pullman

  • 904 - 1510 USD/month
    Living Costs

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


Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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