Ohio University

Master's in Soccer Coaching Education Online

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Program Code:  MS8163

What the program offers you

The only sport-specific master’s degree that instills the coaching qualities needed for successful leadership.

A leading curriculum

  • Unique format - 30 hours of online instruction plus two five-day in-person residencies
  • Nine 3 credit online classes and 2 residencies totaling 3 credit hours
  • Students take one class at a time (10 courses) - creating a manageable workload for your busy coaches
  • Two in-person 5-day residencies at Ohio University (June) and at the United Soccer Coaches Convention (January)
  • Finish your program of study in five semsters (twenty months)
  • Affordably priced.
  • For more information about the program, check out the brochure.
Program of Study Credit Hrs.
COED 6100 Coaching Workshops I 1
COED 6101 Coaching Workshop II 2
COED 6140 Psychology of Coaching 3
COED 6150 Injury Prevention & Risk Management 3
COED 6170 Ethics & Diversity in Athletic Coaching 3
COED 6210 Coaching Soccer: The Beautiful Game 3
COED 6220 Concepts of Soccer Player Development 3
COED 6270 Advanced Soccer Player Development 3
COED 6280 Leadership & Team Dynamics in Soccer 3
COED 6300 Training & Conditioning for Soccer Coaches 3
COED 6330 Analysis of Sport Performance for Coaches 3

Taught by soccer coaching education experts

  • All faculty have extensive playing, coaching, and coaching education backgrounds and are content specialists in the courses they teach

Your coaching under spotlight 

soccer program staff
  • Video analysis of your coaching performance
  • Reflective practice on your coaching
  • Increase your administrative tools
  • Improve your planning and organization

Enriched coaching community

  • Online sharing of practices within your coaching cohort
  • Network with coaches from around the world

What Graduates Have to Say

"Ohio University's online master's degree in Soccer Coaching provided me with a comprehensive understanding and the practical tools for the administrative, health/safety, fitness, player development and management requirements of coaching, directing and managing soccer players, teams and programs. I am grateful and indebted for this education and training." - Pete Peterson, Class of 2020

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For more information, contact: onlineMCE@ohio.edu