Application Instructions

Listed below are application instructions and deadlines for the online master of science (M.S.) in recreation and sport management. 

Application Instructions:

  • Apply online.
  • Submit official transcripts from all colleges previously attended. To be official, transcripts must be sent directly from the college attended to: Indiana State University, Graduate Admissions, Welcome Center, 318 North Sixth Street, Terre Haute, IN, 47809-1904. E-transcripts should be sent to admissions@indstate.edu
  • Submit a nonrefundable application fee of $45.00 (U.S. citizens and permanent residents) or $65.00 (international students) payable by Visa, MasterCard, or check or money order payable to Indiana State University. Submit payment to: Indiana State University, Graduate Admissions, Welcome Center, 318 North Sixth Street, Terre Haute, IN, 47809.
  • Submit a Statement of Purpose essay that describes your area of interest. Indicate the degree you want to earn and the topic you want to study; describe what experience you have in your field, your research (if applicable), and how graduate school will help you reach your career goals, as well as the contribution you will make to the program. Submit the statement of purpose essay as part of the online application process.
  • Submit a list of three (3) references (name, title, e-mail address, phone number). Submit the list of references as part of the online application process.
  • Submit a resume or CV. Submit the resume or CV as part of the online application process.

Application Deadlines:

  • Fall Cohort (August start): May 31
  • Summer Cohort (May start): March 15

Applications are reviewed once a month by the faculty.

Review dates for the 2018-2019 academic year:

  • August 29
  • September 26
  • October 31
  • November 28
  • December 12
  • January 30
  • February 27
  • March 20 (last review for summer 2019 admits)
  • April 24
  • May 31