Texas Woman's University

M.Sc. Online
12 months
30528 USD/year
30528 USD/year
15336 USD/year
Tuition fee
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If you are a coach looking to advance your career, the Coaching program of Texas Woman's University will help get you there.


Over the course of the required 36 semester credit hours, you will take classes in technical and tactical skills as well as team management. A thesis is not required in this program.

The Coaching program of Texas Woman's University is offered completely online so you immediately can apply what you learn in the classroom to your job.

Why Sports Coaching at TWU?

TWU believes in empowering women to be leaders in our society, and coaches have a unique capacity to provide and cultivate that leadership. Of course, we welcome coaches of boys and men in our program, but we believe they too benefit from this unique perspective and curriculum.

TWU’s Kinesiology department focuses on the distinctive role our graduates have among women, and we uniquely prepare quality coaches to work with women in a productive and professional manner. We believe in the power of coaches to make a difference in their communities.

Careers & Salaries

After earning this degree, career opportunities include:

  • High school coach or athletic director
  • Director of community sports program
  • Sport-specific trainer or professional instructor
  • Head college coach

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theory of Coaching
  • Sport Injury Prevention and First Aid
  • Organization and Administration for Effective Team Management
  • Sport Psychology
  • Sport Conditioning and Nutrition
  • Technical Skills Analysis

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




36 alternative credits



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.

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.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Hold a baccalaureate degree in health promotion, public health, kinesiology, or a related field from a U.S. college or university accredited by a regional or general accrediting agency, or an equivalent degree from a foreign college or university
  • Undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher for the last 60 semester credit hours of bachelor's degree coursework, as evidenced by official transcripts
  • For those seeking the M.S. in Kinesiology with Biomechanics emphasis, submission of GRE scores is highly recommended
  • For international students, a test of English proficiency or exception
  • Personal Statement Letter
  • Professional resume/curriculum vita evidencing appropriate academic background and relevant experience for graduate study
  • Two letters of recommendation submitted by faculty members and/or employers

Tuition Fee

  • International

    30528 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15264 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    30528 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15264 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    15336 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7668 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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