Students must earn a grade of C or higher in all courses in the minor. In addition, students must provide proof of current First Aid, AED, and CPR certifications prior to enrolling in and through the completion of ACE 489 Practicum Coaching Youth Sports.

Curriculum

Course Requirements

  • PET 244 Motor Learning and Performance (offered fall and spring)
  • ACE 256 Principles & Problems in Coaching (offered fall, spring and summer)
  • ACE 330 Athletic Coaching Administration (offered fall) OR SM 485 Sport Management (offered fall, summer)
  • SM 426 Liability in Sport (offered spring, summer)
  • ACE 489 Practicum Coaching Youth Sport (all other coursework in the minor must be completed; offered fall, spring, summer)

Must take one of the following Technique of Coaching classes.
At least two of the following classes are offered every fall and spring.

  • ACE 357 Techniques of Coaching: Swimming
  • ACE 358 Techniques of Coaching: Women’s Gymnastics
  • ACE 359 Techniques of Coaching: Track
  • ACE 360 Techniques of Coaching: Wrestling
  • ACE 361 Techniques of Coaching: Soccer
  • ACE 362 Techniques of Coaching: Basketball
  • ACE 363 Techniques of Coaching: Women’s Basketball
  • ACE 364 Techniques of Coaching: Football
  • ACE 365 Techniques of Coaching: Baseball
  • ACE 366 Techniques of Coaching: Volleyball
  • ACE 493 SPST – Techniques of Coaching: Softball
  • ACE 493 SPST – Techniques of Coaching: Golf
  • ACE 493 SPST – Techniques of Coaching: Tennis
  • ACE 493 SPST – Techniques of Coaching: Lacrosse

Total Credits = 16 Credits 

Contact

Carol Straight
E-mail: cstraig@mail.wvu.edu
Phone: (304) 293-0839