Program Requirements

Hours: 18

The Sports Coaching Minor provides students with foundational knowledge and skills to secure employment as a sports coach in interscholastic, intercollegiate, and recreational sports programs. The minor is an 18 credit hour program and develops students to become sport coaches from a multi-disciplinary approach.

Required Coursework – 15 hours

ATR 180Ath Train:Prin/Pract (3)

ATR 320Strength Training & Wellness (3)

SPM 225Principles of Coaching and Athletic Administration (3)

SPM 340Coaching of Team Sports (3)

or

SPM 341Coaching of Individual and Dual Sports (3)

SPM 342Sport Skills (3)

Elective Coursework – 3 hours

ATR 220Kinesiology (3)

ATR 275Sport Psychology (3) LAS

PSY 275Sport Psychology (3) LAS

ATR 360Sports Nutrition & Wellness (3)

***The College of Mount St. Joseph will become Mount St. Joseph University effective July 1, 2014. Any reference within the catalog to the College will be understood to be a reference to Mount St. Joseph University after July 1, 2014, unless otherwise noted.***