Master of Science in Sport Management

SMU’s Master of Science in Sport Management degree is a full-time, 12-month program designed for students who have a passion for the business of sport and who aspire to hold senior-management positions in the multi-billion dollar sports industry. The program is led by sport management professionals with decades of executive experience in a wide range of segments including professional leagues and teams, media and broadcasting, marketing and sponsorship, facilities and sports equipment and apparel. Students will learn important business skills from faculty at the SMU Cox School of Business, ranked nationally by leading business journals.

An experiential learning approach will provide students with “real life” case studies and networking through symposiums, mentorships and internships with some of the most prominent sports leaders and organizations in the United States.


The tuition rate for the Masters in Sport Management Program is as follows:
1 – 11 Student Credit Hours - $1,550/credit hour
12 – 18 Student Credit Hours (per semester) - $19,344

The General Student Fee is as follows:
1 – 11 Student Credit Hours - $207/credit hour
12+ Student Credit Hours (per semester) - $2,465