Master of Science in Sport Coaching Education
University of Southern Mississippi

Program Details

University of Southern Missouri offers an online Master of Science in Sport Coaching Education. This degree is for the sport lover who wishes to seek coaching and athletic administration experience. The program helps aspiring teachers develop leadership, motivation, and student improvement skills so they are prepared to work in athletic education careers.


  • Bachelor’s degree GPA of 3.0 or higher in the last 62 hours of coursework
  • Official transcripts from all institutions of higher education
  • Cover letter, current resume and three letters of recommendation
  • Exam scores required (choose one):
    • Graduate Record Exam (GRE)
    • NSCA Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS)
    • Praxis II Subject Area Content Knowledge
    • ACSM Certified Exercise Physiologist

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges