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COEHD  Degree Information Sheet

Undergraduate Certificate in Athletic Coaching

Kinesiology, Health and Nutrition  |   Undergraduate Certificate/Certification

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Purpose of Program

The Certificate in Athletic Coaching program is designed to provide students with the education and training needed to pursue a career in athletic coaching.

Program Options

All students pursuing a Certificate in Athletic Coaching must complete the following 15 semester credit hours:

KIN 3013Theory of Coaching3
KIN 3113Scientific Principles of Physical Activity3
KIN 4123Introduction to Sport Psychology3
KIN 4413Coaching Athletics3
KIN 4943Athletic Coaching Practicum3

Career Opportunities

Students who complete the program and graduate from the university are will be able to pursue a career in athletic coaching.

Job Outlook/Earnings

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Admission Requirements

All applicants must meet UTSA admission requirements and be in good standing with last institution attended (previous college experience). In addition, applicants must meet/fulfill the following departmental requirements or submissions:

Requirements for Admission to The University of Texas at San Antonio:


Undergraduate Catalog:



Freshmen | Freshmen (International) | Transfers | Transfer (International) | Re-Admission | Non-Degree Seeking

For assistance with Admission with these programs, or for further information, students should consult with the Department, COEHD Advising, and the Certification Center before proceeding.

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