2014-2015 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog
Certificate in Sport Coaching
The certificate in sport coaching provides prospective coaches with theoretical knowledge and practical experiences in accordance with the National Standards for Sport Coaches. The focused coursework stresses the importance of developing an athlete-centered coaching philosophy and a scientifically-based understanding of current issues in sports medicine, motor learning and coaching theory. Students completing the certificate in sport coaching will have a record of this accomplishment appear on their academic transcript.
Requirements for a Certificate in Sport Coaching
- MOV 201 - Psychosocial Aspects of Physical Education and Sport (3 credits)
- MOV 217 - Modern Principles of Athletic Training (2 credits)
- PED 355 - Current Topics in Coaching (3 credits)
- PED 460 - Fieldwork in Sport Leadership (3 credits)