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Sport and Movement Studies

College of Education and Professional Studies
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Sport and Movement Studies
Purser Hall 101
(509) 963-1911

Are You Interested In Becoming A Coach?


Sport is the catalyst through which we learn how to play the game for its inherent values: teamwork, competitiveness, respect, humility, and grace. The coach, as a leader in sport, serves as a role model in teaching sport skills and instilling the values of the game.

Professional Opportunities:

  • Access to a growing network of professionals in the coaching profession

  • Participation in coaching clinics, workshops, and professional organizations

Program Highlights:

  • Faculty with experience in the coaching profession and coaching education organizations

  • Nationally recognized and scholarly faculty

  • Curriculum follows the National Standards for Sport Coaches

  • Low student-to-faculty ratio

  • Personal and customized advising

  • Access to hands-on experience in sport coaching

Program Coordinator: For more information, contact Dr. Brian McGladrey at 509-963-1972, or via email (

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