As sport evolves, coaches need to evolve. The Sport Coaching master’s degree program prepares you to be a lifelong learner who can adapt professional practices to meet the changing needs of today’s athletes. This program is perfect for individuals who have a coaching placement at the collegiate, scholastic, club or community level.
The Sport Coaching master’s program is designed for success-oriented individuals who are motivated by career advancement. Conveniently, this 30-credit hour program can be started in any term. The fully online format is ideal for busy coaches who need to balance demanding schedules with other priorities including family, work and continuing education. In alignment with our institutional commitment to quality and affordable graduate education, all students in our online programs pay the equivalent of in-state tuition. The value of a degree from West Virginia University is supported by the Center for World University Rankings (2017) which places us among the top 1.5% of universities in the world.