Jun 16, 2024  
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2016-17 
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2016-17 [Archived Catalog]

Coaching Education Minor

Minor code ORCOED

Patton College of Education 
Department of Recreation and Sport Pedagogy 
Lindley Hall
Athens, OH 45701
Phone: 740.593.4656
Fax: 740.593.0284

Dave Carr or Sheri Huckleberry, contact person

Program Overview

The coaching education minor will provide all students interested in athletic coaching (e.g., youth, interscholastic or intercollegiate) with the opportunity to gain applied experiences and knowledge in the profession.

Admissions Information

Freshman/First-Year Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Change of Program Policy

No selective or limited admission requirements.

External Transfer Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Opportunities Upon Graduation

Students with a coaching minor will strengthen their skills and knowledge to be able to assist head coaches, become youth sport head coaches and increase their potential for admission to a graduate program in coaching education.


Minor Hours Requirement

The coaching education minor requires a minimum of 16 hours.

Core Requirements

Complete the following courses:

Complete one credit hour from the following:


Complete one of the following courses. The class cannot be one that meets another University or major requirement.

Sport Specific Concentration Requirement

Complete one of the following sport specific coaching courses:
Note: Swimming concentration requires two courses. 

Swimming Concentration