Prepare for leadership careers across the sports and athletics industry with American University's online MS in Sports Analytics and Management. Our convenient application process is designed to be quick and stress-free. You can learn about requirements, deadlines, and more below.

Application Requirements

Applicants must have a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college or university. While this program is designed for students with prior professional experience, you don't need a background in sports management or GRE scores to apply.

Your Application Checklist
  • Completed graduate application
  • Application fee
  • Phone interview with admissions adviser
  • Résumé
  • Statement of purpose
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Transcripts from all previous undergraduate and graduate coursework (If a degree was earned outside the U.S., a course-by-course evaluated transcript is required.)

Application Deadline

We offer multiple start dates per year, so your application deadline depends on the semester you're applying for. Contact an admissions adviser for more information.

Transfer Credits

You can transfer your credits to make the most of your previous academic experience. We may accept up to six hours of applicable graduate work from another institution.