Minor in Coaching

  • Total Credit Hours: 15

About this field

The coaching minor offered through the Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education is based on the Coaching Education National Standards issued by the National Association for Sport and Physical Education. This minor is useful for those interested in sports programs, recreation, travel leagues, and more. Employment for coaches and related fields is expected to increase over the next few years and the expansion of new professional teams and leagues may create additional openings for coaching opportunities.

The Valdosta State Difference

A variety of courses are offered during the Fall and Spring semesters. All courses can be applied to a concentration for other degree programs such as interdisciplinary studies. All of the courses for this minor are offered online with no prerequisites or declaration of a minor is needed. By offering flexibility and a wide-range of course options, you will have the opportunity to create a personalized path to success.

What You'll Learn

• The knowledge and skills needed to work in a coaching environment
• Training that will enhance your marketability upon graduation

• Networks in coaching arena for professional development

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