Youth

Through our Member Club program, we help youth organizations and their coaches access vital resources so that they can continue to mold the next generation of players.

High School

Great high school coaches and athletes receive the recognition they deserve year-round through our All-America Awards Program.

College

Our college services program provides support to college coaches of all levels through the awards and rankings services we provide.

Professional

Through our partnerships with professional teams, we support the public face of this sport and provide incredible access to our members.

Education

The NSCAA offers comprehensive yet focused courses for all levels of coaching.

Our staff coaches approach all participants in NSCAA Coaching Education programs as colleagues with whom we share the coaching journey. Collegiality and mutual, lifelong learning underpin all we do in our coaching education. Our mission is to help our fellow coaches grow and develop in a positive and professional manner in each and every course we teach.

Jobs

Whether you’re looking for a new career change, an employer needing to post a job, or just curious about the landscape, our database has got you covered. 

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Awards

Recognizing excellence in soccer, academics and service to the game amongst our coaches and their players - we present nearly 11,000 awards each year. 

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Rankings

We conduct the most widely recognized national and regional soccer ranking system in the country as a service to the general public and its members.

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2017 NSCAA Convention - Los Angeles

When it comes to soccer education events in the United States, none can parallel the NSCAA Convention. No other event matches the fun, excitement, and learning opportunities this annual gathering offers to soccer coaches at all levels of the game.

Whether it’s learning the basics of coaching goalkeepers or a high-level discussion of systems of play, every coach who attends will find something new to add to their soccer repertoire. And the coaching instruction is just the beginning – the five-day program is filled with unlimited opportunities to mix and mingle with some of the most prominent names on the soccer landscape.

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Events Schedule

We believe in community, and events are an integral part of bringing people together.

From coaches to administrators, parents to players, the NSCAA hosts a myriad of events for all members of the soccer community.  Whether you're looking for coaching inspiration and ideas, or interested in meeting and mingling with fellow football aficionados, the NSCAA offers educational gatherings, international trips and engaging events for everybody involved in the beautiful game.

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Recent News

MYSA Offers Education from NSCAA and U.S. Soccer

The NSCAA and U.S. Soccer each offer distinct educational programming to coaches, both are tied to enhancing the beautiful game through its coaching leaders. While some organizations and coaches feel the need to offer one or the other, the Massachusetts Youth Soccer Association (MYSA) has developed their coaching education offerings to include both.

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A Perspective on Leadership, Service and Coaching

Wise leadership first and foremost strives to serve rather than be served, though serving the best interests of the team and the individuals will involve demands--demands designed to bring out the best in others. Leadership is service--to people, a goal, an idea, a value, a standard of excellence, a moral imperative or an ethic.

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Our Partners

The NSCAA is thrilled to work with various partners to help us bring about better coaches. Click below to see our partners.

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