Program Description

Students within the coaching competitive athletics concentration receive a combination of theoretical and practical education through their course work and practicum experience. This prepares graduates within the concentration for employment in a variety of coaching positions within youth sport organizations, middle schools and high schools.

The coaching concentration serves a variety of majors, such as Physical Education, Elementary and Secondary Education, ESS-Sport Management, ESS- Fitness, ESS-Pre-Professional, ESS- Athletic Training, Recreation, Therapeutic Recreation, Communications, Business and many others. This variety gives a unique perspective for every student.

For more information. Please contact the program coordinator:

Ms. Sheila Perkins
Department of Exercise and Sport Science
160 Mitchell Hall
(608) 785-8170
perkins.shei@uwlax.edu