Kinesiology - Sport Management

University of Central Missouri

M.Sc. Online
12 months
365 USD/credit
365 USD/credit
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One of the first Sport Management Programs to be offered completely online, the Sport Management graduate program consistently ranks in the top five on-line programs nationally. We offer a master degree in Kinesiology - Sport Management at the University of Central Missouri. 


We offer graduate- level preparation for the exciting field of Sport Management. You look forward to opportunities in a broad spectrum of careers within the Sport Management field with faculty expertise in Sport Event Management, Leadership, Media, and Finance. Graduation requirements include either a thesis or internship option.

Our Kinesiology - Sport Management graduate program from the University of Central Missouri has been in existence for decades and is recognized for quality and affordability. Our graduate program is highly rated and an outstanding value in Sport Management education.

Program of Study-What courses do I take?

  • Our online graduate program of study offers both internship and thesis options. Our 33 hour, year-round program of study provides flexibility for practicing professionals as well as full-time graduate students. 
  • Students can reasonably expect to graduate in just 3 or 4 semesters even those with undergraduate degrees not related to the field. 
  • The courses reflect common competencies critical for professional success at the next level. A mixture of required core courses and electives allow students an ability to customize their program to fit their professional needs/aspirations.

Programme Structure

Cousrses include:

  • Sport Law and Risk Management 
  • Advanced Sport Marketing 
  • Sport Finance 
  • Organizational Leadership in Athletics and Sport 
  • Sport Public Relations 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

All application materials should be received by Graduate Studies at least three weeks prior to the beginning of the semester.




33 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • To apply for admission to a master’s degree program at UCM you must have a bachelor’s degree. To apply to an Education Specialist’s degree program you must have a master’s degree. 
  • Prerequisite degrees must be from institutions accredited by agencies recognized by the University of Central Missouri.  If you have graduate coursework you must have a graduate GPA of 3.0 or higher to be admitted to a graduate program.
  • Some graduate programs at UCM require standardized tests, such as the GRE or GMAT, and some require a minimum GPA, letters of recommendation, a statement of purpose and/or other materials. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    365 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 365 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    365 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 365 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.


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.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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Kinesiology - Sport Management
University of Central Missouri