Master of Sport Management FAQs

We began offering courses toward the Master of Science in Sport Management in the Fall 2018 semester.  

We offer a rolling admissions process, so prospective students may begin the application process at any time; however, all admissions and application requirements must be complete by July 1 in order to be considered for the Fall semester and by November 1 in order to be considered for the Spring semester.  

Students may begin the program in either the Fall or Spring Semester EXCEPT students who are pursuing the Thesis Track.  Thesis Track applicants may only start classes in the Fall.

Courses are only offered once per year, so a missed or failed course is only available during the same MOD (half-semester) the following academic year.

Yes.  Applicants must have earned a Baccalaureate degree from an accredited four-year institution.
Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) for the most recent 60 credit hours.
A graduate degree requires a higher level of conceptual skills, theoretical comprehension, and practical knowledge. Our mission is to develop these traits in our students to produce the future leaders in the sport industry.  Your Statement of Goals should articulate your reason for applying to the program, what you bring to the career field, what your personal and professional goals are, and how a Master of Science in Sport Management will enhance your position as a leader in the industry.
Yes.  While we offer a rolling application cycle, meaning you can apply at any time during the year; be advised that your application must be complete by July 1 for consideration for the Fall Semester acceptance and by November 1 for consideration for Spring Semester acceptance.