M.A. Athletic Coaching

Advance your career with a Master’s Degree in Athletic Coaching* in 12 months! Designed for athletic coaches of all levels – full-time coaches, teachers, volunteer/ youth instructors and can be completed in one and a half years. The program is online and allows students to continue coaching and stay active in their current position, while developing knowledge and acquiring new competencies.

Emphasizes performance, philosophy, and leadership. Focuses on the National Association for Sport and Physical Education’s (NASPE) components of Coaching.

  • Philosophy and Ethics
  • Safety and Injury Prevention
  • Physical Conditioning
  • Growth and Development
  • Teaching and Communication
  • Sport Skills and Tactics
  • Organization and Administration
  • Evaluation

The number of job opportunities in coaching is expected to increase 29%

  • 30-credit-hour online program
  • Competitive tuition rate
  • No technology fees
  • Eight-week blocks Take as many as two courses each semester

*Pending approval from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges