Masters in Sport Management

Prospective Students

Students are admitted to the MSSM program during the fall term only. Admission to the program is highly selective and follows the standards of the Cox School of Business MBA admissions. The Admissions Committee, which will include a member(s) from the Cox School, seeks a diverse group of candidates demonstrating the following attributes:
  • Significant professional and life experiences.
  • Strong academic capabilities, leadership potential and interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Personal qualities such as maturity, integrity, self-confidence and motivation.
  • A strong commitment to learning and achievement.

Preferred applicants typically have full-time work experience, a strong undergraduate record, and competitive scores on the Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT).

Master of Science in Sport Management Application Deadlines

The MSSM application deadlines will be as follows:

Round 1 - November 15, 2014 (top priority consideration)

Round 2 - January 15, 2015

Round 3 - March 1, 2015

We will continue to accept applications until the end of March 2015, but those who have applied in the first two rounds will receive first consideration.


The tuition rate for the Master of Science in Sport Management Program is as follows:

$20,118 flat tuition rate + general student fee of $2,585

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