College of Health and Science

Coaching and Athletic Administration (MS)

The MS Coaching and Athletic Administration degree prepares students to become coaches and athletic administrators. Students will gain greater insight regarding athlete scouting and recruitment, coaching principles and athlete motivation, and sport-specific nutrition and training programs. Students will also apply business principles to coaching and athletic administration, including budgeting, fundraising, and sales. Students will develop their personalized coaching philosophy as they focus on their leadership as a coach and athletic administrator.

Required
KHS 515Management and Leadership3
KHS 503Coaching Theory and Practice3
KHS 590Psychology of Sport and Exercise3
KHS 530Research Design Methods3
KHS 523Scouting and Recruiting3
KHS 605Nutrition and Metabolism3
KHS 580Mechanisms of Skilled Neuromuscular Behavior3
KHS 550Sport Sales3
KHS 545Ethics and Policy in Sport Management3
KHS 565Capstone3
KHS 513Strength and Conditioning3
Total Credits33