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Master of Science in Coaching

Achieve Meaningful Victory with a Coaching Career!

If you’ve been checking out sports coaching degrees online for a program that can help you make a difference in the lives of athletes and in your career goals, you’ve found it.

The Master of Science in Coaching degree program from the University of the Cumberlands can give you the expertise you need to be successful in coaching any stage of individual and team sports – amateur, college or professional.

Your online master’s degree in coaching emphasizes practical application from strong academic content, giving you the tools you need to coach, teach and influence individual or team performance. You’ll learn what it takes to develop an ethical and effective leadership style … how to help athletes prepare to reach their goals … and what it takes to guide individual and team performance. Curriculum for your online coaching education program will engage you in topics ranging from exercise physiology and fitness to coaching and management strategies to prepare you to:

  • Analyze the role of behavior in health, fitness, and performance
  • Perform appropriate health and fitness assessments
  • Design and implement coaching programs for diverse populations and needs
  • Apply ethical leadership strategies for sports activities
  • Explore coaching or health and wellness careers

Prepare for a coaching career with your Master of Science in Coaching. To learn more about any of our health science or education programs, contact us today.

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