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Leading the Way to a Coaching Career

Prepare for sport-related opportunities in coaching, leadership, recreation, and athletic and camp ministry. If you are passionate about becoming a coach, Taylor’s Coaching minor will prepare you with classes on the principles, methods, and psychology of coaching. Learn everything from injury prevention and care to exercise and fitness techniques to organization and administration methods.

Every Coaching minor completes a practicum in coaching or sports. This minor pairs well with majors in Exercise Science, Sport Management, and Education.

Get on track for these careers

  • Outdoor Activities/Education Manager
  • Personal Trainer
  • Sports Coach
  • Sports Development Officer
  • Sports Therapist
  • Armed Forces Training and Education Officer
  • Fitness Centre Manager
  • School Teacher
  • Sport Administrator

Coaching Curriculum & Degree Options

Students interested in course descriptions and academic policies can check out our Undergraduate Catalog.

Liberal Arts Foundational Core

A Taylor liberal arts education will prepare you to live and work in a fast-changing world. It also goes a step further: laying a strong spiritual foundation that cultivates wisdom. You’ll become a well-versed individual, equipped with critical thinking skills, a lifelong love of learning, and an appreciation for God’s creation.

View Foundational Core Curriculum.

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