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Sport Performance and Leadership

Northern State University

Master
24 months
Duration
616 USD/credit
471 USD/credit
329 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
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About

The Master of Science in Education in Sport Performance and Leadership at Northern State University is a unique degree that prepares you for coaching and coaching-related occupations.

Overview

This Sport Performance and Leadership program combines exercise science and sport management coursework to provide comprehensive knowledge and experiences for graduates to be successful.

The faculty at Northern State University are dedicated to helping students succeed in and out of the classroom. Students in this program are also often concurrently graduate assistants in NSU’s athletics programs. The unique experiences help many go on to work as high school or collegiate coaches.  

Students must pass written and oral examinations before graduating.  

Career Opportunties

Our program provides the breadth and depth of knowledge necessary to successfully:

  • Work with intercollegiate or professional sports teams in coaching or sports management roles
  • Lead athletic programs in educational or private settings
  • Preparing you to further your education within the areas of exercise science or allied health professions

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Graduate Research and Design
  • Psychology of Learning
  • Law and Ethics
  • Sport Coaching Techniques and Methodology
  • Sport Leadership
  • Nutrition
  • Event Planning and Program Development
  • Analysis and Mechanical Principles of Sport Skills
  • Sport Marketing
  • Financial Aspects of Sport 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
2.75

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6

Other requirements

General requirements

  • If you'd like to pursue a master's degree at Northern, please declare this intent when admitted to graduate study. The minimum grade point average for admission to a master's degree program is a cumulative 2.75 for bachelor's degree work.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    616 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 616 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    471 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 471 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    329 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 329 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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