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Master of Sports Coaching

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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. 

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Program Features

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Student Testimonials

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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.
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Degree Requirements

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

Deadline to apply

May 27
August 2
December 16

(international applicant deadlines may differ)

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