The Department of Human Performance, Sport and Health offers a certificate program.

A certificate program is smaller than a minor and requires a total of 12 credits. It is designed to allow students to acquire skills and knowledge needed to work as an athletic coach.

Coaching Certificate

This certificate program provides students with the foundational skills and knowledge to coach athletes in many settings, including schools, recreation programs and clubs. It is designed to provide prospective coaches with knowledge of injury prevention, conditioning, psychological preparation, risk management, sport-specific coaching skills and practical experience.

Coaching Certificate Program Details

Contact Information

Dr. Shannon Norman, Interim Chair
Department of Human Performance, Sport, & Health
Phone: (218) 755-4099
Location: PE 204

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