Sport Management

Drexel University

M.Sc. Online
24 months
949 USD/credit
949 USD/credit
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Drexel University LeBow College of Business Master of Science in Sport Management prepares students to lead in the global sports industry.  Whether you’re looking to work for a sport marketing firm, dive into collegiate athletics or drive top professional sports teams to success, this degree provides you with the specialized training needed to make good teams great.


The Drexel LeBow Master of Science in Sport Management explores a wide variety of topics, from marketing in sports to understanding the legal challenges that face modern sport organizations. 


Designed for professionals who are currently working in the field or seek to transition into the global sports industry, this expansive curriculum provides students with the opportunity to:

  • Utilize economic analysis and the latest technology to study sports markets, league organization, the finance of sport, and more
  • Develop the ability to plan, design, implement, and evaluate sport programs
  • Explore human resources, policy development and the management functions necessary for the effective management of sport organizations
  • Develop an understanding of the legal standards, principles and practices within the world of sports

LeBow's MS in Sport Management program explores the latest topics in sport while providing the flexibility to tailor the program to your career goals through electives and graduate minors from across the University. Examples of minors include marketing, business analytics and finance.

Drexel LeBow MS in Sport Management provides all the benefits of an on-campus degree as you study from the comfort of your home. Our dedicated career service team will support you in your career advancement journey while our academic advisors will help you select electives to best fit your goals. 

Even after graduation, our continuing education opportunities and networking events across the globe allow you to connect with our alumni network of over 40,000 professionals and industry leaders. 


Drexel University LeBow College of Business is among the elite to be accredited by AACSB International – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Measuring and Maximizing Financial Performance
  • Sports Industry Management
  • Sports Marketing
  • Marketing Strategy & Planning
  • Sports Economics
  • Sport Law

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




45 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

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).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online application 
  • An application fee is required. Fees are waived if you attend an open house or information session prior to submitting an application.
  • Official transcripts must be provided for each institution attended. Transcripts must be submitted in a sealed envelope with the university seal over the flap.
  • Two letters of recommendation. Professional recommendations are preferred. 
  • Professional resume
  • Essay
  • International applicants must submit I-20/DS-2019 documents after admission and confirmation to the program.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    949 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 949 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    949 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 949 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.


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