English for Sports Professionals is a ten-week course designed specifically for graduate students entering the Sport Venue and Event Management program with a high level of English proficiency.  This course is unique from the semester long academic English courses required for conditionally admitted students.  The English for Sport Professionals program focuses on developing the advanced communication skills necessary to succeed in the sports industry.  Additionally, students will develop the critical reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills necessary for success at the graduate level, specifically in the context of Sport Venue and Event Management.

Students must arrive in Syracuse by Thursday, May 27 for Orientation and Placement Testing on Friday, May 28. During the first four weeks of the course, students will be in intensive English classes for 25 hours per week.  During the final six weeks of the course, students will take graduate courses in the Sport Venue and Event Management program during the morning, and English classes during the afternoon.

The first day of classes is Monday, May 31 and the last day of classes is Friday, August 13.

English for Sports Professionals 2021 Course Fees

Item Cost
Application Fee $100
Express Mail Fee $50
Tuition (Due before the first day of class) $3,980
Estimated Living Expenses (4 weeks) $2,200
Incidentals (Books, health insurance, etc.) $800
Total   $7,130


All fees are subject to change.