University of Iowa

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Cultural Studies in Sport and Leisure


The University of Iowa

Iowa City, IA 52242

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Ph.D. - Cultural Studies in Sport and Leisure, M.A. - Cultural Studies in Sport and Leisure;

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Cultural studies in sport and leisure is an interdisciplinary program drawing on the insights of sociology, history, philosophy, and psychology. Its focus is on producing analyses of sport, health, leisure, and physical activity. Graduates often go on to doctoral study in sport and leisure studies or a related cultural field. Students take courses offered by the department and by other departments, such as American Studies, Communication Studies, Women's Studies, History, Psychology, and Sociology.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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