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Coaching Sport Performance

Western Michigan University

12 months
703 USD/credit 25308 USD/year
703 USD/credit 25308 USD/year
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At Coaching Sport Performance from Western Michigan University provides guidelines for preparing students to excel at all levels of coaching.


Coaching Sport Performance from Western Michigan University  built upon the existing on-campus program, is designed specifically for those practicing coaching professionals who intend to further their academic studies while keeping their full-time jobs.

Graduates with Coaching Sport Performance from Western Michigan University will gain knowledge in:

  • Philosophy and Ethics 
  • Safety and Injury Prevention 
  • Physical Conditioning 
  • Growth and Development 
  • Teaching and Communication 
  • Sports Skills and Tactics 
  • Organization and Administration 
  • Evaluation

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Professional Development Seminar for Coaches 
  • Skill Acquisition and Human Performance
  • Theories of Strength and Conditioning 
  • Sports Safety and Injury Management for Coaches 
  • Principles and Practices of Effective Coaching 
  • Principles of Sport Nutrition and Energy Systems 
  • Program Evaluation in Sport and Physical Education 
  • Governance and Administration of Sport
  • Psychological Preparation and Mental Training for Sport and Physical Activity
  • Sociology of Sport and Physical Activity

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 SCH



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Copy of passport identification page
  • Proof of English language proficiency
  • Transcripts from all post-secondary schools attended or are attending, including diplomas, examination results, mark sheets and certificates
  • $100 non-refundable application fee
  • Proof of sufficient funds for the first academic year of study at WMU according to estimated cost of attendance
  • A resume or curriculum vitae (CV) is required;
  • This program requires three recommendations. 
  • Please prepare a statement 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    25308 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 703 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    25308 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 703 USD per credit during 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.

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