Athletic Coaching (Minor)
Show young athletes the power of sports, competition and exercise.
Coaches are some of the most influential people in an athlete's life. Help make a difference with a minor in Athletic Coaching.
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- Est. time to complete:
- 1-2 years
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Why Study Athletic Coaching at UND?
Gain the skills and traits necessary to be a successful coach and role model in an athlete's life. With courses geared toward specific sports, preventing injuries, physical conditioning and more, you'll be on the fast track to making an impact in the world of sports.
Exercise and physical activity positively affect human life physiologically, psychologically and socially. In this industry-relevant degree you will develop a holistic understanding of these impacts. With the health, fitness and wellness industries continuing to grow, employment prospects are promising.
Leaders that Do
Learn how to teach and motivate generations to come. Become a leader in action at UND.
Take multiple courses highlighting the same sport
Understanding of movement and human performance
Choose from 11 different coaching methods courses
Take courses from NCAA Division I coaches
Work with world-renowned expert faculty
The Athletic Coaching minor at UND helps student launch their careers as:
- College and high school coach
- Physical education teachers
- Personal trainers and fitness instructors
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