Coaching Minor

Students will complete the following required courses:
  • SpSc 110 Intro to Health Careers & Injury Management OR SpSc 160 Basic Athletic Training
  • SpSc 120 Functional Human Anatomy OR SpSc 240 Kinesiology
  • SpSc 212 Foundations of Coaching
  • Psyc 201 Human Growth or Development OR Educ 118 Student Development and Learning
Plus one of the following courses:
  • SpSc 170 Sports Psychology
  • SpSc 301 Theory of Coaching Football
  • SpSc 302 Theory of Coaching Basketball
  • SpSc 319 Coaching internship

Information on applying for an Iowa Coaching Authorization/Endorsement.

If you are interested in seeking a coaching license or endorsement in Iowa, completion of the Concussion Training approved by the Iowa High School Athletic Association or Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union is required in addition to coursework. The training can be completed here: