What You'll Learn
The Sport Management degree at Western Carolina University covers a broad range of areas in the field including sports marketing, event management, risk and liability, accounting and finance and more. The 8-semester plan encourages students to earn a basic understanding of physical and biological sciences, economics, writing, information systems and business law in their first two years, creating a foundation for many of the skills you’ll use in Sport Management. The last two years focuses specifically on the business of sports, including everything from sports sociology to ethics to social media.
Where You'll Go
The sports market in North America is expected to grow from a total worth of $60.5 billion in 2014 to $73.5 billion by 2019, fueled mostly by continually increasing dollar figures tied to media rights and sponsorships, according to Forbes magazine. That growth means a steady increase in available jobs across the country, particularly on the business side of this growing industry. WCU’s Sport Management degree will set you up for a wide variety of opportunities, including offering the internship experience you need to graduate with a job offer.
Sport Management curriculum include:
- Sport Ethics
- Global sport and culture
- Sport Marketing
- Risk Management and Liability in Sport
- Sport Event and Facility Management
- Sport Administration
- Financial Aspects of Sport
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
- Apply before , International
- Any fall applications submitted or completed after February 2 will be considered on space available basis.
DisciplinesManagement Studies Sports Management View 2273 other Bachelors in Management Studies in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
Your application to WCU begins with a strong academic record. We particularly look for:
- Competitive Coursework
- Competitive Grades and Class Rank (if Applicable)
- Competitive Sat I or Act Scores
- Background Checks
- Academic Program Requirements
- Computer Requirement
- Application Fee
- High School Transcript
- Standardized Test Scores
- College Transcripts
- Credit Examinations
International10984 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 5492 USD per semester during 48 months.
National10984 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 5492 USD per semester during 48 months.
In-State6984 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 3492 USD per semester during 48 months.
Living costs for Cullowhee
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.