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Cost Estimation for Postgraduate Diploma in Sports Management (PGDS)

Application Fee$200
Program Fee$19,500
Student Service Fee$150
Medical Insurance$1650
Books & Supplies$250

Housing Options

Housing Application Fee$200
International Village
  • Studio: variable rate per day
  • Single: variable rate per day
  • Double:
American Family Homestay
  • Cost per week: $225
    $7,425
  • Cost per day: $33
    $7,623

The information provided is designed to just give you an idea of the approximate costs of attending our programs. Actual amounts depend on several factors, such as arrival and departure dates, services requested, and others.

This is not an official invoice, it cannot be used as an official document for any payment related issue or procedure

Actual amounts will be provided on an official invoice after complete application materials have been received.

All prices are in U.S. Dollars (US$)

All courses, dates and fees are subject to change without notice

Postgraduate Diploma in Sports Management (PGDS)

Postgraduate Diploma in Sports Management (PGDS)

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Upcoming Dates

2017

Winter 2017
Jan 2 - Sep 8, 2017

Fall 2017
Sep 25, 2017 - Jun 15, 2018

2018

Winter 2018
Jan 2 - Sep 7, 2018

Fall 2018
Sep 24, 2018 - Jun 14, 2019

At-a-Glance

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33 weeks

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$19,500

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Units

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Improve your knowledge about the coordination and promotion of a professional sports team. Explore techniques to effectively oversee people and projects, finances and logistics, marketing, and more.

Master's Pathways*

Continue in a Master's Pathway to complete a Master's degree with an additional six months of study:

*Additional fees apply.

What You'll Learn

Program Objectives

  • Study the latest management practices and strategies in human resources, marketing, finance, and technology from an international perspective.
  • Explore sports marketing and promotions.
  • Understand the role of management and leadership in sports.
  • Learn how to oversee finances in the sports industry.

Who Can Attend

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites

  • Advanced English language required: TOEFL 550 PBT, 80 iBT; IELTS 6.5; or the equivalent.*
  • Bachelor's degree (or equivalent combination of academic & management experience) required.
  • No GMAT or management experience required.

*Do you need to improve your English skills first? Learn about our English language program.


Immigration Information

  • This is a full-time program.
  • You must obtain an F-1 (student) visa.

Dates & Fees

Program Offerings

9-month Session Dates

2017
Winter: January 2 - September 8, 2017
Fall: September 25, 2017 - June 15, 2018
Tuition Cost: $19,500 (2017)

2018
Winter: January 2 - September 7, 2018
Fall: September 24, 2018 - June 14, 2019
Tuition Cost: $19,950 (2018)

Amounts are in U.S. dollars and reflect tuition cost only.
Complete Dates & Fees page.

Where to Stay

Recommended Housing

International Village (IV)

  • Conveniently located next to the Extension Center, restaurants, banks and the main UCR campus.
  • Offers three types of living arrangements: studio, single, or double
  • Open year-round
  • For adult students (age 18 or older) only.

Homestay

  • Stay with an American family to practice English daily and learn about American life and customs
  • Fully furnished room; double-occupancy
  • All meals and daily transportation (to/from school or school-related activities) included
  • Minimum age 14; no minimum stay

Experience California

Social & Cultural Activities

Make the most of your California experience!

Riverside has a friendly community and centralized location. Travel an hour in any direction to explore Los Angeles, San Diego, Palm Springs, and other famous destinations.

Fill your weekends with:

  • Unforgettable places, events and cultural immersion activities.
  • FREE social events to make professional connections.
  • Optional trips at a special student rate.

Before You Apply

You will be asked create an account and you will need to provide a valid email address, mailing address and other personal information.

Collect any required documents so you are prepared to upload them.

Supporting Documents:

  • Agency/embassy/partner university information. (Only required if you have one.)
  • Copy of your passport photo page.
  • Statement of Financial Support Form. Click to view the instructions and form.
  • Financial statement from the Bank, in English. Click to view the instructions.
  • If you are applying as a transfer student from another U.S. institution on an F-1 visa, you must upload copies of your current I-20, the front and back of your I-94, and current F-1 visa stamp. Click to view transfer instructions and form.
  • If you are under 18 years old, have your parents complete the parental release form.
“Enrich your life and transform your future by studying in the heart of Southern California. Employers all over the world recognize the University of California as the gold standard in academics. Experience YOUR California dream at sunny UCR - your place to shine.”

Bronwyn Jenkins-Deas

Associate Dean, UCR Extension
Director, International Programs & Management and Technology Programs

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