University of Central Florida

College of Education and Human Performance

Sport Leadership

Address:

University Tower, Room 320

PO Box 160112

Orlando, FL 32826

United States

Phone:

1-407-823-5728

Fax:

1-407-823-2252

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Graduate Certificate in Sports Leadership, Sport and Fitness MA

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Master of Arts in Sport and Fitness offers students the opportunity to develop knowledge and skills to work in areas such as coaching, athletic leadership, health clubs, and youth community centers.  

The Master of Arts in Sport and Fitness offers students the opportunity to develop knowledge and skills to work in areas such as coaching, athletic leadership, health clubs, and youth community centers. It is very common for sport and fitness graduates to coach in youth, school, and recreational programs as well as work in the fitness industry teaching in YMCAs, or fitness and wellness centers. The program offers two tracks: Health/Wellness and Applied Exercise Physiology, and Sport Leadership and Coaching. The Graduate Certificate in Sports Leadership is designed to enhance leadership and other skills for those who work in participatory sports organizations.

International Student Requirements:

In order to enroll in graduate classes, students must have obtained a baccalaureate or higher degree, prior to the start of the term for which the student is admitted, from a regionally accredited institution or from a recognized foreign institution. International students are not eligible for nondegree/certificate status unless they hold an eligible visa. International applicants are encouraged to begin the application process early. Also, international applicants should ensure all supporting documents, including those required to issue an I-20, are received by the stated application deadline. Only official documentation is accepted and it is the student's responsibility to submit all documents by the application deadline.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 40,000+

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