Best Colleges with Sports Studies Degrees in the U.S.

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If you are seeking a degree in Sports Studies, you'll find there is a large range of degrees that can be earned. A major in Sports Studies is offered at a small amount of schools, all of which are listed below. Our 2018 ranking of the best colleges that offer Sports Studies degrees is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. You can find more information about a Sports Studies degree below along with a look at schools that offer online degrees in Sports Studies.

The Best Sports Studies Colleges of 2017

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Texas Christian University Fort Worth, TX

Texas Christian University offers 1 Sports Studies Degree program. It's a medium sized private university in a large city. In 2015, 5 students graduated in the study area of Sports Studies with students earning 5 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 12 Reviews
2 University of Iowa Iowa City, IA

University of Iowa offers 2 Sports Studies Degree programs. It's a large public university in a small city. In 2015, 32 students graduated in the study area of Sports Studies with students earning 32 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 76 Reviews
3 Hampton University Hampton, VA

Hampton University offers 1 Sports Studies Degree program. It's a medium sized private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 2 students graduated in the study area of Sports Studies with students earning 2 Master's degrees.

4 Central Michigan University Mount Pleasant, MI

Central Michigan University offers 2 Sports Studies Degree programs. It's a large public university in a far away town. In 2015, 19 students graduated in the study area of Sports Studies with students earning 19 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 24 Reviews
5 Western Kentucky University Bowling Green, KY

Western Kentucky University offers 2 Sports Studies Degree programs. It's a large public university in a small city. In 2015, 59 students graduated in the study area of Sports Studies with students earning 59 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
6 Canisius College Buffalo, NY

Canisius College offers 1 Sports Studies Degree program. It's a medium sized private university in a large city. In 2015, 11 students graduated in the study area of Sports Studies with students earning 11 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 4 Reviews
7 High Point University High Point, NC

High Point University offers 0 Sports Studies Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a mid sized city.

Based on 8 Reviews
8 Grace College and Theological Seminary Winona Lake, IN

Grace College and Theological Seminary offers 1 Sports Studies Degree program. It's a small private university in a far away town. In 2015, 1 students graduated in the study area of Sports Studies with students earning 1 Bachelor's degree.

9 Trevecca Nazarene University Nashville, TN

Trevecca Nazarene University offers 1 Sports Studies Degree program. It's a small private university in a large city.

Based on 12 Reviews
10 Lakeland College Plymouth, WI

Lakeland College offers 2 Sports Studies Degree programs. It's a small private university in a outlying rural.

List of Sports Studies Schools in the U.S.

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Degree Levels
  • Associate's
  • Bachelor's
  • Certificates
  • Doctoral
  • Master's
Program Length
  • Less than 2 years (below associate)
  • At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • Four or more years
Control Type
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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Texas Christian University Texas Christian University Fort Worth, TX
5/5
15 : 1 10,323
University of Iowa University of Iowa Iowa City, IA
3/5
13 : 1 30,844
Hampton University Hampton University Hampton, VA
4/5
13 : 1 4,269
Central Michigan University Central Michigan University Mount Pleasant, MI
3/5
27 : 1 26,825
Western Kentucky University Western Kentucky University Bowling Green, KY
3/5
22 : 1 20,063
Canisius College Canisius College Buffalo, NY
5/5
15 : 1 3,900
High Point University High Point University High Point, NC
5/5
14 : 1 4,573
Grace College and Theological Seminary Grace College and Theological Seminary Winona Lake, IN
4/5
35 : 1 2,303
Trevecca Nazarene University Trevecca Nazarene University Nashville, TN
4/5
22 : 1 2,640
Lakeland College Lakeland College Plymouth, WI
5/5
28 : 1 3,671
Minnesota State University-Mankato Minnesota State University-Mankato Mankato, MN
2/5
28 : 1 15,313
Ithaca College Ithaca College Ithaca, NY
5/5
12 : 1 6,769
Western Michigan University Western Michigan University Kalamazoo, MI
3/5
23 : 1 23,529
SUNY College at Cortland SUNY College at Cortland Cortland, NY
3/5
18 : 1 6,926
Bethel College-Indiana Bethel College-Indiana Mishawaka, IN
5/5
16 : 1 1,719
Upper Iowa University Upper Iowa University Fayette, IA
5/5
20 : 1 4,797
Saint Ambrose University Saint Ambrose University Davenport, IA
5/5
14 : 1 3,266
National University National University La Jolla, CA
3/5
30 : 1 17,488
St. Thomas Aquinas College St. Thomas Aquinas College Sparkill, NY
5/5
21 : 1 1,836
Manhattanville College Manhattanville College Purchase, NY
5/5
17 : 1 2,921
Westminster College Westminster College Fulton, MO
4/5
15 : 1 951
Southwestern College Southwestern College Winfield, KS
5/5
12 : 1 1,471
Huntington University Huntington University Huntington, IN
5/5
12 : 1 1,252
Lake Erie College Lake Erie College Painesville, OH
5/5
20 : 1 1,243
Concordia University-Saint Paul Concordia University-Saint Paul Saint Paul, MN
4/5
25 : 1 4,380

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Getting a Sports Studies Degree Online

Schools offering online Sports Studies degrees

Online Sports Studies degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 35 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Sports Studies degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Argosy University, Phoenix Online Division 0 0 0 35 0
National University 0 0 14 16 0
John F. Kennedy University 3 0 0 12 0
United States Sports Academy 0 0 3 10 0
How many schools offer online Sports Studies degrees?
  • 1 Certificates
  • 2 Bachelor's
  • 4 Master's

What degrees do people get in Sports Studies?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 2 Colleges 3 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 29 Colleges 202 Graduates
Certificates < 1 year Length 1 Colleges 3 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 14 Colleges 115 Graduates

Sports Studies Degree Overview

When going for a Sports Studies degree, know that getting a traditional degree is very common. The most normal path for those earning a degree in Sports Studies can figure a standard two to four years to earn a degree. The standard Sports Studies degree earned was a bachelor's degree and it also has the widest range of school possibilities as well. The second most popular Sports Studies degree that people get is a master's degree which expresses a focus on higher learning. This indicates that the degree requires dedication to schooling and you may want to seek more than a four year time commitment. Although an associate's degree is offered at some schools, getting a traditional degree is not very common. With your goals in mind, look for the Sports Studies degree that can match your flexibility and needs in addition to finding a school with the right opportunities for you to earn that degree.

Average cost of college for a Sports Studies degree

Average Tuition and Fees for a 2 year Degree

Average Tuition and Fees School Control Student Residence
$2,723 Public In-State
$5,171 Public Out-of-State

Average Tuition and Fees for a 4 year Degree

Average Tuition and Fees School Control Student Residence
$9,049 Public In-State
$22,486 Private In-State
$21,411 Public Out-of-State
$22,486 Private Out-of-State
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