Master of Science in
Contact: Amy Fitzpatrick
School of Kinesiology, Recreation and Sport
Contact: Brad StinnettProgram Coordinator
Master of Science in Athletic Administration
The minimum requirements for acceptance into the Master of Science in Recreation and Sports Administration with a concentration in (Interscholastic) Athletic Administration & Coaching are as follows:
- A Bachelor’s Degree
A bachelor’s degree from a college or university of recognized standing with at least a 2.5 overall GPA.
- Application & Fee
Students seeking a graduate degree must apply online. There is a non-refundable application fee of $40.00. Please make sure that in “Course of Study” that you choose Recreation and Sport Administration. In the “Concentration” pull down box you will need to select “Athletic Administration & Coaching.”
- Transcript Record
Graduates of accredited institutions other than WKU must submit an official transcript showing the completed degree to the Graduate School.
- Statement of Professional Intent
Statement should provide a sample of applicant's writing style and ability. It should be 2-3 pages, double-spaced, and is expected to be well organized, clearly written and error free. It should include an introduction, responses to the three questions below, and a conclusion:
Statements should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org and include your full name
and WKU Student ID (if known).
- Why do you want to pursue this degree?
- What related qualifications and/or experiences do you bring to the program?
- What are your career goals after completing the program
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