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M.S. in Coaching and Athletic Administration

Program Overview

Enhance Your Career in Coaching or Management

Enhance your ability to lead as a coach, scout, athletic administrator, manager, or another role. CSP’s fully online master’s in coaching and athletic administration features a faculty mentorship program that provides you with expert support and guidance.

Enhance your ability to lead as a coach, scout, athletic administrator, manager, or another role. CSP’s fully online master’s in coaching and athletic administration features a faculty mentorship program that provides you with expert support and guidance.

Fast Facts

5.5

semesters, depending on transfer credits

33

total credit hours

$475

per credit hour

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  • Gain access to a dedicated enrollment counselor who is ready to answer all of your questions.
  • Take one more step towards achieving your career goals.

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Become a Leader in Sports

Gain valuable insight into athlete scouting, recruitment, coaching principles, athlete motivation, along with sport-specific nutrition and training programs with CSP’s master’s in athletic administration online program. It also emphasizes applying business principles to coaching and athletic administration, including budgeting, fundraising, and sales.

The program is offered in two convenient formats. You can study fully online or, if you live near CSP, you can come to campus every other week for face-to-face interaction. Either way, the master’s in leadership online program offers the flexibility you need to advance your career while maintaining current commitments.

Curriculum

The master’s in athletic administration online program is 33 credit hours. You’ll study coaching theory and practice, management and leadership, scouting and recruiting, and psychology of sport and exercise.

Curriculum

Program Outcomes

Graduate Outcomes

95%

95% of CSP graduates receive job offers within one year of graduation, according to the First Destinations survey administered by Concordia University, St. Paul.

44%

CSP graduates earn 44% more than the national average, according to the graduate earning data source at https://collegescorecard.ed.gov/.

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Admissions Requirements

To apply for the online master’s in athletic administration from Concordia University, St. Paul, you’ll need:

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Tuition Details

The master’s in athletic administration online program from CSP costs $475 per credit hour. You can transfer a maximum of half the program’s credit hours, bringing your total tuition as low as $8,075. Convenient payment options and $2,000 partnership scholarships are also available to make your education even more affordable.

Faculty

You’ll have support from expert faculty members at CSP, who will be there to answer your questions and guide you throughout your online master’s in sports administration program. It’s yet another way that the online format mimics the experience of studying at campus.

Get the Feel of an In-Person Program on Your Schedule

Online programs from Concordia University, St. Paul are designed for your busy lifestyle. You can study at your convenience while taking advantage of synchronous or asynchronous coursework. With our flexible online framework, you’ll get to know your peers and faculty while engaging in unique assignments and activities. Explore the various ways that you will receive support through every stage of the online learning experience, and discover tips about how to maximize your resources.

Online Experience

Financial Aid

In addition to financing your online education with federal student aid and private loans, CSP offers online students a tuition discount (this limits eligibility for institutional scholarships). Transfer students could receive $2,000 or more through transfer partnerships and transfer student awards. CSP is also a Military Friendly® institution. An enrollment counselor and tuition planner will help you apply for financial aid.

Tuition & Aid

Frequently Asked Questions

Are you interested in one of Concordia’s online programs? Get answers to the most frequently asked questions about time to completion, accreditation, tuition and fees, admissions, and more. If applicable, you can also learn more about licensure, concentrations, or specializations offered in the program. Get more information about any online program or contact an enrollment counselor at (855) 641-2525 with further questions.

Yes, you can transfer up to 50 percent of the program’s credit hours from a regionally accredited institution toward this degree program. Our Transfer Specialists will guide you through the process.

The M.S. in Coaching and Athletic Administration has 11 courses.

The M.S. in Coaching and Athletic Administration includes 33 credit hours.

CSP offers this program in a fully online format.

Without transfer credits, completing 33 credit hours at $475 per credit hour totals $15,675. However, with the maximum amount of transfer credits (50 percent), your total tuition could be as low as $8,075 before scholarships and financial aid.

You must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 based on a 4.0 system.

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Sources

  1. Entertainment and Sports Occupations. U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. 10 April 2020. https://www.bls.gov/ooh/entertainment-and-sports/home.htm. Retrieved 14 May 2020.
  2. Coaches and Scouts. U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. 10 April 2020. https://www.bls.gov/ooh/entertainment-and-sports/coaches-and-scouts.htm. Retrieved 14 May 2020.
  3. Public Relations and Fundraising Managers. U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. 10 April 2020. https://www.bls.gov/ooh/management/public-relations-managers.htm. Retrieved 14 May 2020.