This minor prepares students for the coaching profession on the high school and younger level by complying with the requirements of the National Council for Accreditation of Coaching Education at Level 3, intermediate coach. Evidence of CPR/first aid certification must be presented prior to beginning the coaching practicum. To enroll in the practicum, all of the minor courses except KIN 450 must be successfully completed (minimum of a "C") and the student's overall GPA must be 2.0. To successfully complete the minor, students must:
Complete the American Sport Education Program (ASEP) Coaching Principles course and earn ASEP certification (part of KIN 450).
Earn a minimum grade of a "C" in each of the six courses and a "satisfactory" on the practicum (KIN 473).