12 months
697 USD/credit 23001 USD/year
462 USD/credit 15246 USD/year
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In cooperation with the Physical Education and Sport Science (PESS) Department, the graduate certificate in Sport Management at Winona State University can be combined with the five core courses in Leadership Education for the Master’s Degree. 


The Sport Management program at Winona State University consists of 33 credits in a combination of core Leadership Education courses and courses specific to the Sport Management emphasis. A capstone writing project and a comprehensive examination are also required for a Master’s in Leadership Education. 

Learning outcomes

Graduates work as coaches, athletic directors, in the front office of sports teams and with sports facilities management. Students will develop expertise in sports marketing, finance, facility management and sports law and ethics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Planning of Facilities in Physical Education or Sport
  • Sport Marketing Management
  • Sport Law & Ethics
  • Sport Leadership/Internship
  • Sport Sales Management 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

National: it is recommended that you submit your application at least three weeks before the first class.


33 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The Master’s program requires applicants to have an undergraduate GPA of 2.75 or above from all institutions.
  • Applicants who do not meet the GPA requirement may attain probationary status if the GPA is at least 2.60. Probationary status is considered on a case-by-case basis.
  • Online application & fee
  • Transcripts
  • Unofficial transcripts can be used for admission decisions. However, original or certified true copies with English translations must be presented before the start of your first semester.
  • English proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • National

    23001 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 697 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    15246 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 462 USD per credit during 12 months.

International: $8,320 per semester

Living costs for Winona

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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