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Smith College, Graduate Assistant

By IWLCA Admin, 03/23/21, 11:15AM EDT


Smith College, one of the largest undergraduate women's colleges in the country, decided in 1985 to focus its master's program in exercise and sport studies on training intercollegiate coaches of women's teams. Work Award: Dependent on candidate, $0 - $12,000. Scholarship: Reduces tuition to maximum of $10,000/ year and often less.

Employer: Smith College

Category: Graduate Assistant

Location: Massachusetts

Required Education: 4 year degree Description:

Work Awards/ Scholarships: are available for individuals interested in pursuing a master’s degree with a specialization in coaching women at the intercollegiate level. Candidates should have an undergraduate academic record of high caliber, and advanced skill and / or experience coaching/ teaching. The successful candidate will assist the head coach in all aspects of a successful program including but not limited to practice planning, game plans, budgeting, player development, and recruiting.

To Apply: Visit the link below for an overview of the program, forms, course requirements, and to formally apply.

Employer Information: The graduate program in exercise and sport studies prepares individuals to coach women’s collegiate teams. Recognized nationally for its excellence, our program received Level V accreditation from the National Association for Sport and Physical Education. The program connects theory with practice by linking coursework with assistant coaching experiences. All students are in residence for two years.