coach talking to player

Master of Sports Coaching

Section Items

Sports Coaching is a one-of-a-kind degree that trains highly motivated coaches with the professional skills needed for success when working with today’s athletes. You’ll learn from nationally renowned faculty, professional coaches and sports psychologists as you refine your strengths, discover new skills and challenge yourself to reach your full potential and become a better coach to your athletes. 

Section Items

Program Features

Section Items

Student Testimonials

Section Items

Current Students Spotlight

Our students make essential contributions to the vibrant intellectual community of our program. Click below to learn more about some of our students’ interests and accomplishments.

Student profiles

Section Items

Hear from Professional Coaches

As a student in the Master of Sports Coaching program, professional coaches share what they have learned. Ohio State men’s lacrosse head coach Nick Myers shares the importance of understanding who you are as a coach.
Section Items


Section Items

Degree Requirements

Grid Items


Bachelor’s degree, minimum 3.0 GPA; Two years coaching experience

Expected time to degree

1 year, 3 semesters

Deadline to apply

Rolling Admissions

Deadlines for U.S. and international applications can be found on the graduate admissions page

Grid Items

Program Web Site

Visit Site

Frequently asked questions

learn more

Section Items

Let us know you're interested

Submit Inquiry Card

Application checklist

View application checklist

Apply to Ohio State

Apply Now

Section Items

Contact Us

Thank you for taking an interest in one of our programs. Please share a little information about yourself and we will be able to connect you with the best person to answer your questions.