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Mission and Goals

The Online Associate of Science in Coaching Degree Program is designed to give students the tools they need to pursue a wide variety of careers in sport, including coaching, scouting and athletic administration. The purpose of the Health, Exercise and Sport Science (HESS) Department is to develop competent professionals who are able to integrate content knowledge and practical application skills appropriate to the environment. These professionals will learn effective analytical, evaluative, management, and communication skills to successfully navigate multiple situations.

Upon completion of this entry-level online coaching degree program from University of the Cumberlands, graduates will be able to:

  • Further your studies with a four-year degree program
  • Meet requirements for professional positions in the field of sports and athletics
  • Effectively communicate competence related to HESS content