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M.S. in Coaching and Athletic Administration

A master’s in athletic administration to coach, recruit and lead

Find and Motivate Athletes

Study Nutrition and Training

Apply Business Principles

Prepare for Sport Certifications

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  • Duration 1.5 years
  • Cost per Credit $475
  • Credit Hours 33

Program Benefits

  • 95% of students are employed a year after graduation.
  • Study psychology, leadership, nutrition, sales, and ethics.
  • Synthesize all your knowledge with a final Capstone project.
  • Now accepting applications – no app fee.

All the prep you need to sport certify

When considering athletic administration programs, you want to advance your knowledge and skills, but also get recognized as a field expert. This master’s degree in coaching and athletic administration degree provides specific coursework that leads to becoming a Tudor-certified college recruiting expert. You can additionally get certified in your particular sport after graduation and list this on your resume.

A fully online program gives you flexibility to continue coaching while studying and immediately apply course takeaways to scouting and recruitment efforts. But beyond that, you’ll build business principles with budgeting, fundraising and sales knowledge that enhances your ability to succeed as an industry pro.


The master’s in athletic administration online program is 33 credit hours. You’ll study coaching theory and practice, management and leadership, scouting and recruiting, and psychology of sport and exercise.


Program Outcomes

Admissions Requirements

To apply for the online master’s in athletic administration from Concordia University, St. Paul, you’ll need:

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Tuition Details

The master’s in athletic administration online program from CSP Global costs $475 per credit hour. Your total tuition will be $15,675. Convenient payment options and $2,000 partnership scholarships are also available to make your education even more affordable.


You’ll have support from expert faculty members at CSP Global, who will be there to answer your questions and guide you throughout your online master’s in sports administration program. It’s yet another way that the online format mimics the experience of studying at campus.

Get the Feel of an In-Person Program on Your Schedule

Online programs from Concordia University, St. Paul are designed for your busy lifestyle. You can study at your convenience while taking advantage of our asynchronous programs, designed for your busy lifestyle. With our flexible cohort framework, you’ll get to know your peers and faculty while engaging in unique assignments and activities. Explore the various ways that you will receive support through every stage of the online learning experience and discover tips about how to maximize your resources.

Online Experience

Financial Aid

In addition to financing your online education with federal student aid and private loans, CSP offers online students a tuition discount (this limits eligibility for institutional scholarships). Transfer students could receive $2,000 or more through transfer partnerships and transfer student awards. CSP is also a Military Friendly® institution. An enrollment counselor and tuition planner will help you apply for financial aid.

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Are you interested in one of CSP Global’s programs? Get answers to the most frequently asked questions about time to completion, accreditation, tuition and fees, admissions, and more. If applicable, you can also learn more about licensure, concentrations, or specializations offered in the program. Get more information about any online program or contact an enrollment counselor at (855) 641-2525 with further questions.

Yes, you can transfer up to 50 percent of the program’s credit hours from a regionally accredited institution toward this degree program. Our Transfer Specialists will guide you through the process.

The M.S. in Coaching and Athletic Administration has 11 courses.

The M.S. in Coaching and Athletic Administration includes 33 credit hours.

CSP Global offers this program in a fully online format.

Without transfer credits, completing 33 credit hours at $475 per credit hour totals $15,675. However, with the maximum amount of transfer credits (50 percent), your total tuition could be as low as $8,075 before scholarships and financial aid.

You must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 based on a 4.0 system.

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