| ACADEMICS | Majors & Minors | Sports Coaching
The Health Sciences Department's physical education program offers minors in sport coaching and health fitness a wide variety of activities, including basketball, dance, fitness, golf, sailing, self-defense, stress management, tennis, volleyball, weight training, yoga, and individual, dual, and team sports.Sport Coaching Minor: 18 creditsCoaches have an exceptional opportunity to exert a strong positive influence on players, and to that end, the minor adheres to the National Association for Sport and Physical Education coaching standards that emphasize ethics, safety, team play, and leadership. Courses also address the need for coaches to produce the safest environment for players and others and to avoid litigation by adhering to the objectives of the National Federation of State High School Associations.Required Courses:
*prerequisites: BI 162 Anatomy and Physiology II (4 credits) and either HE 170 Humans in Motion (3 credits) or BI 271 Basic Kinesiology (3 credits) A minimum grade of 2.0 must be earned in required and elective courses. Prerequisites must average a minimum of 2.0.
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