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Sport and Leisure Management

Start Date: September
Length: 2 Years
Location: Prince of Wales Campus
Credential: Diploma, Sport and Recreation Management; Diploma, Sport and Leisure Studies; or Diploma, Kinesiology
  • Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level
  • Résumé including work and volunteer experience with applicable dates, membership in groups, associations or athletics, awards and distinctions, and any other information about yourself relevant to the program

International Student fee is an additional $3,930 per year (includes International Health Fee).

Tuition and Other Fees 1st Year 2nd Year
Tuition $ 3,990 $ 3,990
Lab Fee $435 $ 450
Student Union $ 168 $ 168
Health Insurance Fee $ 410 $ 410
Fitness Centre Fee $ 80 $ 80
Graduation Fee $ – $ 90
Total $ 5,083 $ 5,188
     
     
     
1stinstallment due first day of class $ 2,803 $2,993
2ndinstallment due January 7 $ 2,280 $ 2,195
     
     
Other Program Costs 1st Year 2nd Year
Books $ 660 $ 500
Total $ 660 $ 500

 

Sport and Recreation Management


Tuition and Other Fees 1st Year 2nd Year
Tuition $ 3,990 $ 4,389
Lab Fee $ 385 $ 150
Student Union $ 168 $ 168
Health Insurance Fee $ 410 $ 410
Fitness Centre Fee $ 80 $ 80
Graduation Fee $ – $ 90
Total $ 5,188 $ 5,287
     
     
     
1stinstallment due first day of class $ 2,750 $ 3,192
2ndinstallment due January 7 $ 2,190 $ 2,095
     
     
Other Program Costs 1st Year 2nd Year
Books $ 660 $ 500
Total $ 660 $ 500

Kinesiology Fees


Tuition and Other Fees 1st Year 2nd Year
Tuition $ 4,389 $ 3,990
Lab Fee $ 435 $ 450
Student Union $ 168 $ 168
Health Insurance Fee $ 410 $ 410
Fitness Centre Fee $ 80 $ 80
Graduation Fee $ – $ 90
Total $ 5,482 $ 5,188
     
     
     
1stinstallment due first day of class $ 3,302 $ 2,893
2ndinstallment due January 7 $ 2,180 $ 2,295
     
     
Other Program Costs 1st Year 2nd Year
Books $ 725 $ 500
Total $ 725 $ 500

Graduates from this program may find employment with:

  • Sport administration
  • Facility management
  • Recreation management
  • Self employment
  • Health and fitness coordination
  • Adventure tourism
  • Event coordination
  • Outdoor adventure
  • Guiding and interpretation
  • Fitness
  • Resorts
  • Parks and marine tourism
  • Special events
  • Commercial recreation
  • Spas and wellness centres
  • Facilities operations
  • Community non-profit agencies
  • Municipal and provincial governments

 

Degree Pathways


Many Holland College programs have degree pathways. For more information, see our Degree Pathways section.

Program Overview


A diploma in Sport and Leisure Management is a great foundation for a career in community development, recreation programming, facility management, athletic administration, fitness coordination and so much more. With three areas of specialization, you have the opportunity to concentrate on the career pathway that suits your interest.

Choose from:

Sport and Recreation Management

Courses in community development, sport event tourism, marketing, public relations, entrepreneurship, leadership and program design prepare you for a career on the business side of the recreation industry.

Sport and Leisure Studies

In addition to the core leadership and program development courses required of every Sport and Leisure Management student, you choose eight electives to design a program unique to your career objectives.

Kinesiology

Courses in anatomy and physiology, nutrition, sport psychology, physical conditioning, and athletic therapy are combined with business management courses to prepare you for working directly with clients, managing fitness programs and helping prevent injury.

Note: Some program activities, such as internship and volunteering, may require you to complete a Criminal Record Check (Vulnerable Sector) with no findings of guilt.

Hit the Field


During the summer between years one and two, you’ll complete a minimum 250-hour paid internship in an environment related to your field of study. We will work with you to help find the right employment, however, ultimately it is your responsibility.

This is a U.S. Federal Aid approved program.

View a detailed list of courses for this program.

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