A dynamic education for forward-thinking coaches.
The Bachelor of Sports Science degree in Sports Coaching is designed to train forward-thinking people to be the coaches who will lead the next generation of athletes in the fast-paced world of sport. The program aims to prepare students for the demands of leading athletes in individual and team sports at all levels.
Training the well-rounded coaches of tomorrow.
Quality coaches have multiple fundamental roles, so the Sports Coaching course work covers ethics, sports medicine, psychology, administrative and management functions, as well as the skills and drills relevant to all coaching assignments. The program is designed to produce high-quality coaches by offering students all relevant aspects of a demanding profession.
The Academy’s undergraduate degrees are upper-division programs, so applicants must have first completed a minimum of 30 credit hours of college courses. Applicants must submit a personal statement 300-400 words in length explaining why they would benefit from an Academy education. Contact Admissions
Leaders in the sports world.
Since the Academy’s founding in 1972, thousands of Academy graduates have gone on to success as coaches, managers, educators, athletic directors and administrators, entrepreneurs, healthcare providers, researchers and a myriad of other professionals at all level of sports, including professional, Olympic, collegiate, interscholastic, and recreational.