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Coaching Minor

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Department of Physical Education, Health, & Kinesiology

Coaching Minor

  • Minor
  • Undergraduate

17 credits

required for minor

17 credits

17 credits

required for minor

Since January 1997, school districts have had the responsibility of ensuring that coaches are qualified. The coaching minor, augmented by appropriate experience before graduation, provides a way for graduates to demonstrate formal preparation in the area of coaching.

Some classes in this minor include:
  • First Aid and Personal Safety
  • Coaching Theory
  • Care and Prevention of Injuries
  • Anatomy of Human Movement
  • Human Anatomy
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