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The coaching minor is open to all students interested in obtaining a position coaching at the P-12 level.  Course content focuses on knowledge and skills needed to effectively manage a team and provide developmentally appropriate activities for student athletes.  Completion of this minor may assist an individual in securing an athletic director position.  For more information, contact Dr. Mary LaVine.

Coaching Education Course Requirements
Select one of the following: 2-3
Performance and Analysis of Invasion Games (If coaching focus is basketball, field hockey, football, lacrosse, rugby, or soccer, 3 s.h.)
Performance and Analysis of Target and Fielding Games (If coaching focus is baseball, bowling, golf, softball, or track and field, 3 s.h.)
Performance and Analysis of Net and Wall Games (If coaching focus is tennis or volleyball, 2 s.h.)
HEPE 2650Ethics in Sport and Coaching2
HEPE 2689Scientific Basis of Fitness3
HEPE 3740Coaching the Young Athlete3
HEPE 3750Organization and Management of Sport Programs and Events2
HEPE 3767Pedagogy in P-12 Health Education and Physical Education3
HEPE 4860Internship for Coaching Education3
Total Semester Hours18-19