Athletic Coaching Minor

Minor Requirements
BIO 250Anatomy and Physiology5
PED 241Concepts of Sport Activities3
PED 304Physiology of Exercise3
PED 305First Aid: Responding to Emergencies3
or PED 306 Sport Safety Training
PED 310Principles and Administration of Coaching2
PED 374Psychology of Sport2
PED 385Athletic Training3
PED 480Practicum in Physical Education2
Select six credit hours from the following:6
Coaching and Officiating of Football
Coaching and Officiating of Basketball
Coaching and Officiating of Baseball and Softball
Coaching and Officiating of Track and Field
Coaching and Officiating of Volleyball
Coaching and Officiating of Wresting
Coaching and Officiating of Soccer
Total Credit Hours29

NOTE: The HPER department may require of their students in major and minor programs of study that are enrolled in certain classes that will be going out for applied learning experiences, internship and/or practicums to obtain at their cost an appropriate professional conduct, background checks, and fingerprinting. This requirement is to be completed before HPER students engage with students, clients and all other participants in their programs.

Graduation Requirements

  1. Have a valid and declared major on file (minors cannot be awarded in the same areas as the major, emphasis or concentration).
  2. Earn a minimum of 3 credit hours beyond the major, emphasis, concentration and general studies requirements.
  3. Earn a grade of C or higher in all minor coursework.
  4. Earn a minor GPA of at least 2.0.