Jun 14, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

Athletic Coaching, Minor

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Our nationally accredited athletic coaching program provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to become a successful coach. Students will learn the national standards for athletic coaching to ensure that they will provide quality training and have a positive impact on their athletes. Students will gain the fundamental knowledge, skills, and coaching experience that is essential to work with youth, interscholastic and intercollegiate athletes.

Student Learning Outcomes

  • Develop competencies to become effective instructors, communicators, and motivators. 

  • Create and develop organizational strategies including leadership, instructional planning for individual and team settings, and time management. 

  • Construct an athletic coaching philosophy and coaching objectives that will demonstrate a commitment to athletes who are diverse in maturation, cultural heritage, gender, sexual orientation, and abilities. 

  • Apply the physiological principles and applications for training athletes. 

  • Illustrate professional and ethical behavior that is reflective of athletic coaching. 

Admission Requirements

2.0 GPA minimum 

Curriculum Requirements

Total Credits: 18

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