Courses for Athletic Coaches and Physical Educators

Your #1 Source for Continuing Education!

Drake University Extension Education offers video correspondence courses for coaches and physical educators seeking continuing education. Nationally-renowned coaches, top physical educators, and professional athletes lend their expertise to bring real-world perspectives to each course. 

Spring Registration is now closed.  Summer registration begins May 1, 2014.

Summer Registration: May 1 - August 21, 2014.

How to Register:

You may enroll in a maximum of 18 credit hours in one semester through Extension Education. Students selecting this option need documentation or prior evidence of approval from their district official or licensing bureau. For questions regarding 18 credit approval, please contact the Distance Learning Center at 1-800-76-teach (83224).

Important Transcript Information: The official semester designation on your transcript will be the semester in which you register/enroll for a video course.   The official  transcript will list the course and grade in the semester in which you register/enroll for a course not the semester in which completed course work is submitted.

Course Listing

Real Coaching (EDMA 170)
3 Semester Hours of Credit
DVD format
Cost: $425

Theory of Coaching (EDMA 171)
3 Semester Hours of Credit
DVD format
Cost: $425

Ethics in Sports (EDMA 172)
1 Semester Hour of Credit
DVD format
Cost: $215

Teaching Coach (EDMA 173)
3 Semester Hours of Credit
DVD format
Cost: $425

Adapted Physical Education (EDMA 174)
3 Semester Hours of Credit
DVD format
Cost: $425

Parent-Athlete-Coach Alliance (EDMA 175)
1 Semester Hour of Credit
DVD format
Cost: $215

Step Up and Lead (EDMA 176)
1 Semester Hour of Credit
DVD format
Cost: $215

Team Building for Success (EDMA 177)
1 Semester Hour of Credit
DVD format
Cost: $215

Basketball Coaching 401 (EDEX 178)
3 Semester Hours of Credit
DVD format
Cost: $425

Volleyball Coaching 401 (EDEX 179)
3 Semester Hours Credit
DVD format
Cost: $425

Football Coaching 401 (EDEX 271)
3 Semester Hours of Credit
DVD format
Cost: $425

Relevant Elementary Physical Education (EDMA 272)
3 Semester Hours of Credit
DVD format
Cost: $425

Baseball Coaching 401 (EDEX 273)
3 Semester Hours of Credit
DVD format
Cost: $425

Softball Coaching 401 (EDEX 274)
3 Semester Hours of Credit
DVD format
Cost: $425

Track and Field 401 (EDEX 275)
3 Semester Hours of Credit
DVD format
Cost: $425

Lacrosse Coaching 401 (EDEX 276)
3 Semester Hours of Credit
DVD format
Cost: $425
Please note: Although some information is universal, Lacrosse Coaching 401 is specific to men's lacrosse.

Real Coaching II: Honing the Competitive Edge (EDMA 277)
3 Semester Hours of Credit
DVD format
Cost: $425

Rev-Up the Revolution: Your Middle School Physical Education Game Plan (EDMA 278)
3 Semester Hours of Credit
DVD format
Cost: $425

Wrestling Coaching 401 (EDEX 279)
3 Semester Hours of Credit
DVD format
Cost: $425

Extension Education Credit

You are strongly encouraged to get prior approval from your school district or the appropriate governing body before enrolling if you want these courses to count towards recertification or salary advancement. Drake University cannot and does not make any representations as to whether a particular school district or governing body will approve a particular course for these purposes.

Expedited Grading

The Drake Distance Learning Center does offer expedited grading. We will grade your materials and report a letter grade to our Registrar within 5 business days after receipt of your course work in our Distance Learning Center. The expedited grading fee is currently $85.00 per course. You must place the Expedited Grading Form on top of your course work so it will be clearly visible.

If you are in urgent need of your grade you may contact Student Accounts to have your transcript sent overnight. For more information call 1-800-44 DRAKE ext. 3091.

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