Influence the lives of others through sports
Athletics is a large part of the lives of students and families in today's society -- and coaches have a big impact on the experience. With a coaching minor from Simpson, you will be provided with the knowledge and hands-on experience to positively influence the physical, emotional, social and intellectual growth of athletes.
What will I learn?
You will learn the foundations of coaching, as well as psychological and sociological aspects of coaching, to develop a strong foundation to be able to work with athletes at a variety of competitive levels.
Get a glimpse into a variety of career paths in the field of health care. An emphasis will be placed on physical therapy, occupational therapy, athletic training and chiropractic. You will learn basic first aid skills as well as practical experience in managing common injuries.
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