Recreation: Sport Management, B.Sc. | Western Michigan University | Kalamazoo, United States
48 months
16666 USD/year
16666 USD/year
13334 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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Recreation: Sport Management from Western Michigan University is designed to prepare you to work in sport organizations at the interscholastic, intercollegiate, professional and recreational levels. 


As a student in Recreation: Sport Management from Western Michigan University you will take courses in many different departments within the University to gain the background required to enter the field of sport management. This program requires a minor in coaching, communication, event management, general business, journalism or another related minor with faculty approval.

Career Prospects

Recent sport management graduates are working as:

  • Corporate partnerships manager
  • Director of basketball operations
  • Facility and event manager
  • Marketing director
  • Public relations assistant
  • Sales director
  • Team quality control analyst
  • Ticket sales and fan development

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Business Enterprise 
  • Communication and Community Engagement 
  • Economic Geography 
  • Healthy Living 
  • Computer Applications in HPHE 
  • Administration of Recreational Sports 
  • Practical Recreational Programming and Leadership 
  • Research and Writing in Recreation/Sport 
  • Management of Recreational/Sport 
  • Sport Media 
  • Facilities and Risk Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


122 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Copy of passport identification page
    • Proof of English language proficiency
    • Complete high school or post-secondary education transcripts
    • $100 non-refundable application fee
    • Proof of sufficient funds for the first academic year of study at WMU according to estimated cost of attendance
    • ACT or SAT Scores

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    16666 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8333 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    16666 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8333 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    13334 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6667 USD per semester during 48 months.

Tuition per credit for summer option:

  • Residents - 555.58
  • Non-resident/international - 694.48

Living costs for Kalamazoo

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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.

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