Sport Management, M.Sc. | Online | Western Carolina University | United States
12 months
Duration
848 USD/credit 25440 USD/year
848 USD/credit 25440 USD/year
270 USD/credit 8100 USD/year
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About

In Western Carolina University’s Master of Science in Sport Management, hands-on skills and expertise serve as cornerstones of the curriculum, so that our graduates are Business-Ready® for opportunities that come their way after completion of the program.

Overview

What You'll Learn

Our M.S. in Sport Management at Western Carolina University is a fully online program offered by WCU’s College of Business, and includes a certificate in project management. You’ll learn how to administer programs, manage people and organizations, and plan and execute special and ongoing projects.  The 30-hour curriculum includes courses in Sport Administration and Governance, Risk and Contracts, Sport Management, Sport in the Global Marketplace and more.

Where You'll Go

An M.S. in Sport Management prepares graduates for job opportunities in business management and leadership, athlete representation, event production, project management, market research, and more. Graduates will go on to jobs in intercollegiate athletic administration, professional sport administration, sport facility management, sport communications, sport event planning, sport agencies and more. 

Programme Structure

Sport Management curriculum include:

  • Sport Administration and Governance 
  • Economics & Financial Aspects of Sport 
  • Project Planning and Estimating 
  • Project Scheduling, Risk and Contracts 
  • Internship in Sport Management 
  • Sport Marketing 
  • Critical Issues in Sport 
  • Project Change Management 
  • Managing Enterprise Projects 
  • Internship in Sport Management 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official college/university transcripts (a 3.0 GPA is recommended)
  • Resume
  • A 500 word essay including professional aspirations and a discussion of a current issue in the sport management field that is related to the applicants career goals. Research used to support your response should be cited according to APA.
  • Two letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25440 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 848 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    25440 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 848 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 270 USD per credit during 12 months.

Funding

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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