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Coaching (Minor)

About the Program

The coaching minor educates and prepares non-physical education major students to coach interscholastic teams. Students may focus their interests in training in one or more sport specialties. Students who successfully complete the coaching minor also fulfill the New York State Coaching Certification requirements.

Program Requirements

Total Required Credit Hours in Coaching 18 cr

Required Courses (9 cr)
HPR 300 Principles, Philosophy, and Organization of Athletics in Education
HPR 335 Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries
HEW 310 Health Standards and Emergency Care
HPR 309 Health Sciences for Coaching

Electives (6 cr)
Choose two from the following:

HPR 201 Specialty Sports
HPR 202 Soccer
HPR 203 Football
HPR 205 Track and Field
HPR 207 Baseball / Softball
HPR 208 Swimming
HPR 209 Basketball
HPR 488 Internship

Electives in Area Related to Coaching (3 cr)
Choose one from the following:

HPR /HEW 301 Kinesiology
HPR 319/SOC 324 Sociology of Sport
PSY 325 Social Behavior
HEW 320 Psychoactive Drugs and Health
HEW 425 Alcohol Problems
BUS 368 Sport Management and Marketing
COM 392 Public Relations in Sport

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