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Physical Activity and Sport Coaching

The Physical Activity and Sport Coaching (PASC) major is designed to be inclusive for students who aspire to pursue physical activity and sport coaching careers at various levels, such as youth recreation and sports camps, interscholastic coaching or intercollegiate coaching.

PETE class

The PASC major (BS 8169) provides students:

  • with the knowledge, skills, and opportunities to work as a sports coach
  • with quality student-centered and experiential-based learning in physical activity and sports coaching
  • with the opportunity to engage in a professional internship related to their chosen physical activity and sport coaching
  • with opportunities to develop partnerships with future prospective employers and stakeholders in the field of physical activity and sport coaching
  • with a Bachelor of Science in Physical Education (B.S.P.E.) Degree upon completion of the required courses
OU Soccer Coaching

PASC Program Catalog

For more information, please contact:

Ben Forche, Director of Student Affairs
Patton College of Education
forche@ohio.edu

Hyun Ju Oh, Associate Professor in Health and Physical Education
Recreation and Sport Pedagogy
oh@ohio.edu

Brian Rider, Assistant Professor of Instruction in Health and Physical Education
Recreation and Sport Pedagogy
riderb@ohio.edu

Ashley Allanson, Assistant Professor of Instruction in Coaching Education
Recreation and Sport Pedagogy
allanson@ohio.edu

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