Sport Leadership and Management, M.Sc. | Miami University | Oxford, United States
M.Sc. On Campus

Sport Leadership and Management

12 months
12806 USD/year
12806 USD/year
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The Sport Leadership and Management program at Miami University is a research-based study of sport from psychological, sociocultural, developmental, and managerial perspectives. 


Students gain the knowledge and skills needed to become competent, transformative leaders in the sport industry. The Sport Leadership and Management program at Miami University prepares students for leadership roles in sport psychology, sport management, higher education, coaching, athletic administration, student-athlete development, and mental performance consulting through required coursework, independent experiences in research, teaching, and consulting, coaching, and administrative internships.

Targeted Careers

Career positions targeted by the Sport Leadership program include consulting, teaching, coaching, research, management, and programming across a variety of sport contexts.

Examples include:

  • Sport management positions in collegiate and professional sport
  • Collegiate and professional sport coaching positions
  • Academic coordinators in university athletic departments
  • Athletic administration
  • Recreational sport coordinators
  • University professors
  • Sport psychology consultants

Programme Structure


  • Qualitative Research Methods
  • Qualitative Methodological Research Approaches in Sport Leadership and Management
  • Psychological Foundations of Sport
  • Social Psychology of Sport and Exercise
  • Strategic Management of Sport Organizations
  • Sport Communities & Public Relations
  • Developmental Perspectives on Youth Sport Participation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Individuals who are not a U.S. Citizen and require a non-immigration visa to be in the Unites States will need to submit an online application and pay the non-refundable application fee. The non-refundable application fee must be paid before the application is submitted to the Graduate School. 
  • A cumulative undergraduate GPA of at least 2.75 out of 4.00
  • Records issued in a language other than English must be accompanied by a literal (not interpretive) certified English translation.
  • Applicants who study in a country where English is not the official language must submit proof of English proficiency. Test scores are valid for two years and must be valid at the time of application

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12806 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6403 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    12806 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6403 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Oxford

1095 - 1807 USD /month
Living costs

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


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