Masters in Sport Coaching Leadership Degree Overview Turn your passion for the game into a careerFor most athletes, the joy and accomplishment of competition ends when the play clock is up. Drexel's online MS in Sport Coaching Leadership program allows you to continue with the sport you love, working with fellow athletes as you develop your career and theirs. The program is offered by Drexel's full-time faculty from the Center for Hospitality and Sport Management, and prepares coaches to meet challenges both on and off the field.You'll learn:Budgeting and fiscal managementCoaching theoryNCAA compliancePerformance and energy systemsPrevention and care of athletic injuriesProgram developmentRecruitment strategiesSport psychologyProgram FeaturesA 7-10 day international residencyCustomizable course deliverables for level and sport(s) of interestConcentrations available in lacrosse and rowing, or create a custom-designed concentrationFully online program allows you to earn a Drexel degree on your scheduleOptional Sport-Specific ConcentrationsBeginning in Fall 2017, you may choose a sport-specific concentration in lacrosse or rowing. A custom-designed concentration is also available if you're interested in other sports.Non-Matriculated OptionInterested in applying as a non-matriculated student? Select “Graduate Non-Matriculated - Center for Hospitality and Sport Management” as your program of interest on the online application. Official transcripts and a resume are required. Non-matriculated students are not eligible for financial aid. State restrictions may apply to some programs. Learn more. Curriculum This program is organized into four 10-week quarters per year (as opposed to the traditional two semester system) which means you can take more courses in a shorter time period. One semester credit is equivalent to 1.5 quarter credits.Required Core Courses PHIL 502Ethics in Coaching3.0SCL 501Coaching Theory and Principles3.0SCL 503Pedagogical Strategies in Coaching3.0SCL 504Coaching Psychology3.0SCL 614Sport Performance & Energy Systems3.0SCL 615Athletic Recruiting3.0SCL 619Global Coaching Seminar6.0SCL 695Coaching Practicum I0.5SCL 696Coaching Practicum II0.5SCL 697Coaching Practicum III2.0SMT 607Sport Budgets & Fiscal Practices3.0SMT 629Managing Coaches & Teams3.0Select one of the following Concentrations, or create your own:12.0Rowing SCL 620Biomechanics in Rowing SCL 621Physiology and Training Methods for Rowing SCL 622Emerging Technologies and Trends in Rowing SCL 623Equipment Management and Rigging for High Performance SCL 624Rowing Safety and Risk Management SCL 625Racing: Rules, Preparation, and Strategy Lacrosse SCL 630History of Lacrosse SCL 631Physiology and Training Methods in Lacrosse SCL 632Emerging Technologies and Trends in Lacrosse SCL 633Equipment and Field Management in Lacrosse SCL 634Lacrosse Safety and Risk Management SCL 635The Women's Lacrosse Game: Rules, Preparation, and Strategy or SCL 636The Men's Lacrosse Game: Rules, Preparation, and Strategy Total Credits45.0View Course Descriptions Admissions Criteria A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institutionRequired DocumentsWith multiple ways to submit documents, Drexel makes it easy to complete your application. Learn more by visiting our Completing Your Application Guide.A completed applicationOfficial transcripts from all universities or colleges and other post-secondary educational institutions (including trade schools) attendedTwo letters of recommendationPersonal EssayResumeAdditional requirements for International StudentsA telephone interview is required as part of the admissions process. Tuition The tuition rate for the academic year 2016-2017 is $894 per credit. (A 25% discount off Drexel's regular tuition rate of $1192 per credit) This rate applies only to new online students.Students being readmitted to Drexel University must contact applyDUonline@drexel.edu within the first two weeks of the term to request tuition savings for which they qualify. This program is eligible for Financial Aid. Special tuition rates available for Drexel University Alumni, Military members, and members of our Partner Organizations. Special rates cannot be combined. If you qualify for more than one special rate, you'll be given the one with the largest savings. When receiving special tuition plans with Drexel University Online, you may not combine them with other tuition benefits that may be available from Drexel University. Sport Coaching Webinars A Coach's Guide to Nutrition: Specialist Advice for Active Kids June 2016 NCAA Compliance: What Every Coach Should Know February 2016 Operation Coach: Engaging Veterans in the Field of Coaching November 2015 The Significance of Gender: Success Strategies for Coaching Boys September 2015 The Significance of Gender: Success Strategies for Coaching Girls August 2015 Academic Calendar 2016-2017 Academic Year Term Classes Begin Classes End Exams Begin Exams End Fall 2016 September 19, 2016 December 3, 2016 December 5, 2016 December 10, 2016 Winter 2017 January 9, 2017 March 18, 2017 March 20, 2017 March 25, 2017 Spring 2017 April 3, 2017 June 10, 2017 June 12, 2017 June 16, 2017 Summer 2017 June 26, 2017 September 2, 2017 September 5, 2017 September 9, 2017 2017-2018 Academic Year Term Classes Begin Classes End Exams Begin Exams End Fall 2017 September 25, 2017 December 9, 2017 December 11, 2017 December 16, 2017 Winter 2018 January 8, 2018 March 17, 2018 March 19, 2018 March 24, 2018 Spring 2018 April 2, 2018 June 9, 2018 June 11, 2018 June 15, 2018 Summer 2018 June 25, 2018 September 1, 2018 September 4, 2018 September 8, 2018 Apply today for the MS in Sport Coaching Leadership Apply now to begin your application for obtaining a Drexel degree online! or Any problems? 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