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Meeting the Coaching Challenges of the 21st Century

Texas Woman's University

Master's Degree in Kinesiology with an Emphasis in Coaching

Program Requirements:
Complete eight NFCC courses;
 TWU graduate courses totaling 36 credit hours;
While the majority of the coursework will be taken online, students will attend a four-day workshop on the TWU campus during the first summer term of the program.

Fees and Tuition:
One-time $30 graduate school admission fee;
Graduate student tuition of in-state is $198 per credit hour and out-of-state is $479 per credit hour (if there are at least seven Texas residents in the cohort, then the out-of-state fee will be waived and all students will pay in-state tuition rates).
Minimal course fees for both in-state and out-of-state students;
Tuition-fee may increase after the first year of the program.

Official transcripts, two letters of recommendation, a current Vita/resume and a minimum 3.0 GPA for the last 60 hours of undergraduate study and a 3.5 GPA for all prior graduate work.

Application Submission:
Applications and transcripts can be submitted online -- www.twu.edu

Or to:
Office of Student Records
Texas Woman's University
P.O. Box 425649
Denton, Texas 76204-5649

Letters of recommendation and current Vita/resume are to be submitted to:
Dr. David Nichols, Graduate Coordinator, Department of Kinesiology
Texas Woman's University
P.O. Box 425647
Denton, Texas 76204-5647

To view a list of master's program participants, click here

For additional information, contact: Dr. Mark Mann, Program Coordinator
Department of Kinesiology: 940/898-2578


National Fastpitch Coaches College
Four-Star Master Coach Program

The program consists of four levels, beginning with a One-Star Master Coach and ending with a Four-Star Master Coach designation. Certificates are awarded yearly, and the lists are updated each January after the NFCA National Convention.

  • One-Star Master Coach
    Complete coursework and pass testing in two courses
    Click here to view a list of One-Star Master Coaches
  • Two-Star Master Coach
    Complete coursework and pass testing in four courses
    Click here to view a list of Two-Star Master Coaches
  • Three-Star Master Coach
    Complete coursework and pass testing in six courses
    Click here to view a list of Three-Star Master Coaches
  • Four-Star Master Coach
    Complete coursework and pass testing in eight courses

    Click here to view a list of Four-Star Master Coaches

Attendance Only
If you do not want credit toward the Master Coach Program, we also welcome your attendance. You do not have to take the course test.

For additional information, contact the NFCA at 502/409-4600

Continuing Education Units

You also can receive continuing education units through Bellarmine University. Each class contains 16-20 hours of instruction, or 1.8-2.0 continuing education units.

Check with your state licensing agency before applying for CEUs to make sure that your particular school district will accept out-of-state credits. There is an additional $20 per course charge for CEU credits through Bellarmine.

For additional information, contact the NFCA at 502/409-4600