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Coaching Endorsement Program


Coaching Endorsement

Briar Cliff's coaching authorization program falls in line with National Federation of State High School Association (NFHS) standards. It is for students who wish to develop coaching competencies and skills, and is open to any Briar Cliff undergraduate, regardless of their major.


Core Coaching Endorsement Courses

HPER 280 - Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries
HPER 385 - Concepts of Coaching
PSYC 280 - Developmental Psychology

Additional Program Requirements

A coaching endorsement also requires one of the following three courses: HPER 78, 384 or BIOL 221.

NOTE: HPER 72 is interchangeable with 385; HPER 74 is interchangeable with EDUC 280.