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Master Online

Recreation, Sport and Tourism

University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

18 months
Duration
712 USD/credit 17088 USD/year
712 USD/credit 17088 USD/year
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About

This Recreation, Sport and Tourism degree at University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign provides you a quality and highly accessible education, ensuring that you are prepared to meet the changing requirements of the leisure services industry. 

Overview

The demand for professionals with an advanced degree in the leisure service industry continues to increase. 

Job opportunities in parks and recreation, sports management, hotel management, convention and tourist bureaus, health and fitness clubs, and volunteer and youth agencies, just to name a few, are on the rise. 

Key Features

  • Employees with graduate degrees will have the best opportunities for supervisory or administrative positions.
  • The online Master of Science in Recreation, Sport and Tourism from University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign is a 36-credit hour, 18-month degree with cohorts beginning in December, April and September. 

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Concepts & Applications in RST 
  • Managing RST Organizations 
  • Marketing in RST 
  • Finance & Budgeting 
  • Strategic Management
  • Critical Issues in Recreation 

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally-accredited college or university 
  • Cumulative 3.0 GPA (4.0 grading scale) in the last 60 credit hour/two years 
  • Three letters of recommendation,
  • Personal Statement
  • International applicants must have proof of English proficiency (TOEFL IBT greater than 102; IELTS greater than 7.0) 
  • No GRE is required

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17088 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 712 USD per credit during 18 months.
  • National

    17088 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 712 USD per credit during 18 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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