Fitness and Sport Sciences - Coaching
Learn how to effectively coach teams in several sports. Complete this program by taking a combination of day, evening and weekend classes.
Program/Major Codes: CRTCOACHING/FSG
What can I do with this degree?
Career Options: Seek certification from the Arizona Department of Education, the National Federation of Interscholastic Coaches Association or the American Sport Education Program. Coach a high school-level sports team.*
Academic Options: Transfer to a university degree program in physical education.
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Required Core Courses
|Course #||Course Title||Credits|
|EDU 240||Adolescent Development||3|
|FSS 238||Introduction to Sports Injury Management||3|
|FSS 271||Sports Psychology||3|
|FSS 272||Coaching Techniques and Practices||3|
|or FSS 285||Principles of Athletic Coaching|
*Information: Students without a teaching certificate must meet requirements set by the Arizona Department of Education to be a head coach in an Arizona high school. An official PCC transcript that documents the completion of this certificate will fulfill part of those requirements.