Sport Science: Coaching & Mental Performance (M.S.)


The M.S. in Sport Science: Coaching & Mental Performance provides the opportunity for teachers and coaches with undergraduate degrees in physical education and related areas the opportunity to focus more on the coaching aspects of their professional journeys.

Graduates of the program develop the skills, techniques, and dispositions to apply the concepts, theories, and principles of sport and mental performance to their roles in the sport industry.  Sport and Mental Performance coaching techniques hold their root in sport and exercise psychology, and the degree prepares the student to continue to work in physical education, athletics, coaching, business, health, health sciences, and a myriad of other industries.

The main focus of the program is the application of the skills and techniques for athletic coaching.  However, the skills, techniques and dispositions are applicable to coaching in a variety of fields including health, wellness, and business.

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