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College of Education, Health and Human Services
School of Teaching, Learning and Curriculum Studies

404 White Hall
Tel: 330-672-2580

The Athletic Coaching minor focuses upon the eight domains of the National Association for Sport and Physical Education’s Standards for Athletic Coaches. Content centers on coaching philosophy, methods, evaluation and athlete conditioning and safety.

Type Legend: DD Diversity–Domestic; DG Diversity–Global; ELR Experiential Learning; KAD Kent Core Additional; KBS Kent Core Basic Sciences; KCM Kent Core Composition; KFA Kent Core Fine Arts: KHU Kent Core Humanities; KMC Kent Core Mathematics and Critical Reasoning; KSS Kent Core Social Sciences; WIC Writing Intensive

Please read the sections in the University Catalog on Kent Core, diversity, writing-intensive and the experiential learning requirements.


Type Course Title Credits
  PEP 35084 Motor Skill Analysis 3
    45015 Psychology of Coaching 3
    45020 Contemporary Athletic Coaching 3
  SPAD 45021 Organization and Administration of Athletics 3
  Choose from the following: 3
  HED 32530 Drug Use and Misuse (3)  
  NUTR 23511 Science of Human Nutrition (3)  
  Choose from the following: 3
  PEP 25033 Lifespan Motor Development (3)  
    35010 Psychological Dimensions of Motor Behavior (3)  
  Choose from the following: 4
  PEP 35040 Coaching Football (2)  
    35041 Coaching Soccer (2)  
    35042 Coaching Volleyball (2)  
    35044 Coaching Basketball (2)  
    35048 Coaching Baseball and Softball (2)  
    45692 Internship in Athletic Coaching (4)  


Minimum 2.250 GPA in the minor required for graduation.
Valid external certification in First Aid and CPR required for minor.