Athletic Coaching

Students interested in Secondary Education will find information here, and those interested in Physical Education will find information here.

Program Description

The Certificate of Completion in Athletic Coaching at Bismarck State College introduces the basic aspects of coaching and prepares students for coaching athletics within a school system. The certificate fulfills the basic requirements addressed by the North Dakota High School Activities Association and other entities as a first step in forging a career and meeting basic certificate requirements.

The Certificate of Completion in Athletic Coaching develops and enhances coaching techniques and improves the sport experience for athletes at all levels. Students pursuing BSC's Certificate of Completion in Athletic Coaching are provided with innovative and interactive simulations, application of various academic theories, small class sizes, and personal attention and guidance.

The Certificate of Completion will allow students to gain experience in the realm of coaching sports. Courses are designed to assist in discovering the newest and best practices. Select courses are available online, providing students with flexibility to complete requirements at their convenience and on their schedule. 

Contacts

Dr. Nita Wirtz • Schafer Hall 212B
701-224-5440

nita.wirtz@bismarckstate.edu