Strong Coaches Need to be Strong Motivators
Professional educators who are interested in athletic coaching opportunities might find this athletic coaching program a perfect fit. In this program, you will focus on practical and successful coaching strategies and be introduced to the latest athletic performance improvement techniques. Motivation and athlete performance are two keys to strong coaching. Throughout this program, you can examine integral parts of the coaching profession such as sports psychology, the science of sports nutrition and performance training that includes flexibility, cardio-respiratory condition, core, balance, reactive, speed, agility and quickness, and resistance. Coaches often play one of the most significant roles in the lives of athletes. This program can help you learn those practical and successful strategies to help you motivate the athletes you inspire each day.
The NCU Difference
At Northcentral University, we understand that today's educators and administrators face new challenges every day and must commit to the lifelong pursuit of learning to keep up with the ever-changing educational landscape. NCU's School of Education helps prepare students to meet these challenges by providing stimulating, relevant and career-focused bachelor's, master's, specialist, and doctoral degree programs in education. NCU’s education approach was developed to meet the needs of your busy life and schedule. Ideal for self-starters and independent thinkers who want a premier education with unprecedented flexibility, we use a unique one-to-one learning model that pairs one student with one doctoral professor for each course. With no teaching assistants, you learn directly from experts who provide personal feedback and professional insights. With NCU’s online learning model, there are weekly starts for every program or course. None of our programs have residency requirements, allowing flexible access to you no matter where you live. When you enroll in NCU to earn an advanced degree in education, you will become part of a community of professionals who are already making a difference around the world.
“Right now I coach, and I have a 10,000 square foot facility. The thing that led me to continue my education was that getting my Master in Athletic Coaching would help me understand athletes, and be better able to help them further their education.” - Brandon Deshawn Robinson, Master of Education (2016)