Coaching Minor

The coaching minor prepares students who want to coach youth sports, junior or senior high school sports, or in recreational sports settings by providing additional knowledge in the areas of teaching sport skills, sport psychology and organizing athletic programs. This minor is an excellent addition for students majoring in education or students majoring in other fields who would like to work with youth sports beyond their professional field.

Course Requirements

EXS 103 Teaching Sport Skills I
EXS 123 Teaching Sport Skills II
EXS 243 Athletic Training
FIT 201X Coaching Internship 1-3 credit hours
SM 393 Sport Psychology
SM 413 Organization and Administration of Athletics

Choose a minimum of 6 credit hours:
BIO 154 Basic Human Anatomy and Physiology and Lab
EXS 333 Kinesiology
LDR 203 Leadership Strengths and Skills
MGT 303 Risk Management

Total Minor Program: 22-24 credit hours

For a complete description of the above requirements, please go to the Course Catalog.