The online Positive Coaching program is intended for all athletic coaches and sports coordinators who have completed a bachelor's degree program, and now wish to pursue their master's degree. The program is well-suited for athletic coaches at all levels of sport participation, as well as any individuals in educational or other settings, who provide instructional, leadership or counseling services to students or to others.The required core courses focus on identifying and applying the most pertinent and impactful aspects of sport, coaching and positive psychology. The core courses also focus on leading individuals, teams and groups to experience the fulfillment and happiness associated with striving for and achieving excellence. Emphasis is on the understanding, skills and strategies of highly effective teaching, learning and leading.
- Health Behaviors: Drug and Sexuality Education
- Foundations of Sport Performance
- Legal Aspects of Sport and Coaching
- Administration of Athletic Programs
- Student-Athlete Wellbeing
- Gender Issues in Sport
- Seminar in Educational, School, and Counseling Psychology (Character and Ethics in Sport)
- Seminar in Educational, School, and Counseling Psychology (Resiliency, Grit and Mental Toughness)
- Seminar in Educational, School, and Counseling Psychology (Psychology of the Injured Athlete)
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Deadline passed
DisciplinesEducation Counselling Educational Psychology View 894 other Masters in Counselling in United States
- All required Graduate Studies documents
- Official transcripts
- GRE scores
- TOEFL scores
- 3 letters of recommendation via the online application
- Personal statement and vitae via online application per departmental requirements
International27090 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 27090 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
National27090 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 27090 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
In-State11252 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 11252 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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