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Sport and Movement Science, Sport Management Concentration, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Salem, IL, United States
The Sport and Movement Science, Sport Management Concentration at Salem State University is designed to prepare students in the rapidly growing and dynamic field of sport management. 
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The Sport and Movement Science, Sport Management Concentration program of study emphasizes providing a well-rounded education utilizing global “best practice” delivered locally with a variety of theoretical and practical opportunities available to students. The curriculum provides the student with the knowledge necessary for today’s sport manager, reflecting the needs of the profession and the competencies required by the North American Society for Sport Management (NASSM) and the National Association of Sport and Physical Education (NASPE).

The Athletic Training Education Program employs a secondary admissions process during the fall semester of the Sophomore year of the curriculum. Acceptance from the pre-professional phase to the professional phase of Athletic Training is limited each academic year and is based upon the following criteria:

  • Filing of the appropriate forms to the Program Director by the first Monday of November.
  • Three letters of recommendation, with at least one being from a Salem State University faculty member by the required date.
  • A cumulative GPA of 3.0 at the time of application to the program.
  • Scoring a minimum of 70% on the written and oral/practical examination.
  • Successful interview with the Selection Committee.
  • Compliance with the Athletic Training Program Technical Standards, published in the Athletic Training Handbook.

Our Mission

Salem State University's mission is to provide a high quality, student-centered education that prepares a diverse community of learners to contribute responsibly and creatively to a global society, and serve as a resource to advance the region's cultural, social and economic development.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • First Responder Training
  • Management in Sport Industries
  • Marketing and Public Relations in Sport Industries
  • Experiential Learning in Sport Management
  • Sport in Culture
  • Legal Issues in Sport Science
  • Financial Aspects of Sport Industries
  • Ethics and Communication in Sport Management
  • Directed Field Experience in Sport Management
  • Facility and Event Management in Sport industries
  • High Performance Management
  • Senior Seminar in Sport Management
  • Sport Management Internship

For more information please visit the program website.

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • Complete the online application
  • Send us your transcripts
  • Submit your standardized test scores
  • Submit Proof of English Language Proficiency

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18480 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18480 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    18480 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18480 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    11675 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11675 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Salem

  • 1100 - 1500 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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