B.S. Degree minimum; MS preferred
Coaching experience – preferred at college level
SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Ability to motivate students and athletes to get their best possible performance.
Intelligence – knowledge, understanding and good judgment in the sport(s) coached.
Teaching – Ability to teach what he/she knows to the athletes he/she coaches.
Interpersonal skills – The ability to relate on a mature basis to athletes, peers, and opponents.
Communication skills – the ability to effectively communicate with a diverse student-athlete, campus, and external population.
The physical fitness to handle the physical and emotional stresses of coaching. A good level of fitness is critical.
Temperature extremes, variety of weather conditions.