Athletic Coaching Endorsement
The athletic coaching endorsement consists of 12 hours as outlined below.  The endorsement is recommended for students who do not have a major or minor in physical education but are interested in coaching in a public school, private school, recreation program or community athletic program.

Required Courses I (8 hours)

  • HSC 205 (2) Responding to Emergencies
  • PES 311 (3) Psychology of Coaching
  • PES 560 (3) Principles and Foundations of Coaching

Required Courses II (2-4 hours)

Select 2-4 hours from the following:

  • PES 366 (2) Coaching of Track and Field
  • PES 368 (2) Coaching and Officiating of Wrestling
  • PES 370 (2) Coaching of Basketball
  • PES 372 (2) Coaching of Baseball
  • PES 374 (2) Coaching of Football
  • PES 375 (2) Coaching Fastpitch Softball
  • PES 376 (2) Coaching Soccer
  • PES 378 (2) Coaching Volleyball
  • PES 390 (1-3) Practicum in Physical Education and Coaching
  • PES 570 (2) Advanced Coaching in Basketball
  • PES 572 (2) Advanced Coaching in Baseball
  • PES 574 (2) Advanced Coaching in Football

Electives (0-2 hours)

Selected from above, or from the following to complete the minimum of 12 hours for the endorsement:

  • PED 189 (2) Weight Training and Conditioning
  • PES 167 (1) Track and Field- Running Events
  • PES 170 (1) Fundamentals of Basketball
  • PES 172 (1) Fundamentals of Baseball and Softball
  • PES 174 (1) Fundamentals of Football
  • PES 178 (1) Power Volleyball
  • PES 224 (3) WSI- Swimming and Water Safety
  • PES 245 (3) Gymnastics
  • PES 279 (2) Sport First Aid
  • PES 304 (2) Youth Sports
  • PES 401 (3) Fundamentals of Motor Learning

Total:  12 semester hours

 

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