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Associate's Degree in Coaching (Online)

Whether it’s in the game or on the job, you like bringing out the best in others, helping them excel and be the best version of themselves physically and mentally that they can be. At University of the Cumberlands, we get it. And we can help you learn how to mentor, guide and effectively advise others with our Online Associate of Science in Coaching Degree Program!

Now make the most of it. Enroll in the Online Bachelor of Science in Coaching Degree Program at University of the Cumberlands. We’ll help you hone your talents and expand your technological and communication skills-set to make a greater impact on others’ lives … and your career.

Curriculum for this specialized online associate’s degree in coaching program covers essential issues that can arise in coaching, including:

  • Human Anatomy & Physiology
  • Health, Exercise & Sport Science
  • Athletic Injuries
  • Fitness
  • Sport Management
  • Coaching and Leadership
  • And more

Plus, you’ll study with a caring faculty of industry experts who know how to help you tailor your coaching program to fit your interests and career goals. As you build a strong academic foundation through the curriculum and from their professional insights, you’ll learn what it takes to help others achieve their personal best.

What Can I Do With An Online Degree in Coaching?

Your online associate degree in coaching, coupled with relevant experience and a solid foundation of communication and professional skills, could give you the foundation you need to pursue a number of coaching and mentoring careers in and out of organized sport, including:

  • Assistant Coach
  • Athletics Director
  • Head Coach
  • Fitness Coordinator
  • Fitness Specialist
  • Personal Trainer
  • Group Fitness Instructor

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of coaches and scouts is expected to grow faster than the average occupation, adding more than 35,000 positions by 2026.  When you’re ready to help others make the most of their skills, make sure you’re maximizing your own coaching abilities. Fill out the form on this page for more information about this online associate’s degree in coaching program from University of the Cumberlands.

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Phone:  606.539.4390
Toll-Free:  855.791.7201
Email:  gradadm@ucumberlands.edu

 

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Williamsburg, KY 40769

Career Path

A University of the Cumberlands degree prepares you for the rigors of the professional world.  Click the button to learn more about the exciting career opportunities you can pursue with this program.