Academic Catalog

Coaching Minor

This minor is designed to prepare students to coach one or two specific sports. A required fieldwork experience offers students the opportunity to work directly with a coach and a team.

These courses offer students a background in coaching sports.  These courses fulfill the requirements for a minor but does not certify you to coach.  Coaching certification requirements are established by each state.  Students should note that each state varies in its requirements for coaching certification. Each state will determine which courses count toward certification.  Students are responsible for identifying the coaching requirements in their respective state and submitting required documentation for certification.


PHED xxxxxCoaching Seminar 12
PHED 25500Philosophy and Principles of Coaching3
PHED 25600Health Sciences Applied to Coaching3
PHED 34900Fieldwork in Physical Education 11-6
HLTH 12200Emergency Health Care1
PHED 21200Motor Skills Development3
SPST 29500Social Aspects of Sport3
or EXSS 20200 Sport and Exercise Psychology
Select 3 credits of the following:3
Fieldwork in Physical Education
PHED xxxxx
Coaching Seminar 2
Organization and Administration of Physical Education
Human Nutrition
Wellness: Multicultural Perspectives on Health and Healing
Emergency Health Care Instructor
Prevention and Care of Athletic Injuries
Social Aspects of Sport
Sport: Philosophical Perspectives
Youth Sport in America
History of Sport
Total Credits19-24