Assistant Coach-Fixed Term

East Lansing MI
Jan 12, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Working/Functional Title

Assistant Football Coach

Position Summary

The responsibilities of the Assistant Football Coach will include, but are not limited to: 

  • Provide guidance to these student-athletes in conjunction with academic services towards good academic standing and graduation.
  • Assist in the recruitment of appropriate student athletes with sound academic and character background to the University.
  • Assist the Head Football Coach in planning and organizing all phases of a Division I-A program including game preparation and the recruitment and evaluation of prospective student-athletes.
  • Assist in monitoring academic progress and development of student-athletes; community involvement.
  • Other program duties as assigned by the Head Football Coach.
Required Degree


Minimum Requirements
  • Division I coaching experience.
  • Knowledge of fundamentals of a specific position of play.
  • Commitment to academic goals of the university.
  • Ability to work effectively with student-athletes, faculty, alumni, and administrative staff.
  • Knowledge of NCAA rules and a commitment to adhering to all polices, rules and regulations of MSU, the Big Ten Conference and the NCAA.
  • Ability to achieve a passing score on NCAA annual coaches' certification exam.
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