Kyle Van Den Bosch Instructor in Kinesiology; Head Volleyball Coach
M.S., Emporia State University
B.A., Dordt College
Kyle Van Den Bosch has nearly 20 years of experience coaching volleyball at both the high school and collegiate level. A graduate of Dordt College, he earned a master's degree in physical education from Emporia State University. Northwestern's head volleyball coach since 2005, he has led the women's volleyball team to the NAIA National Tournament seven times, finishing in the Elite 8 in 2007, 2008 and 2009.
- Organization and Administration of Physical Education
A study of philosophy, objectives, curricular development, and organization and administration of programs of instruction used in physical education.(2 credits, alternate years, consult department)
- Teaching of Sports
(3 credits, alternate years, consult department) Knowledge of and skill development in individual, dual and team sports with emphasis on unit plan formulation and teaching methods for various grade levels.Prerequisite or concurrent: KIN202.
- Coaching Topics
This course examines the fundamental techniques and strategies in coaching specific sports. The sport to be studied will vary each semester. Practice and contest skills and strategies for coaching will be emphasized for the appropriate sport. Prerequisite: sophomore class standing. (2 credits)
Head junior varsity coach, MOC-FV High School, Orange City, Iowa
Head girl's volleyball coach, Calvin Christian School, Escondido, Calif.
Head girl's volleyball coach, Western Christian High School, Hull, Iowa
Assistant women's volleyball coach, Dordt College, Sioux Center, Iowa
Middle school physical education teacher, MOC-FV Middle School, Alton, Iowa
Middle School physical education teacher, Calvin Christian School, Escondido, Calif.
Elementary school physical education teacher, Calvin Christian School, Escondido, Calif.
Conference Chair of the GPAC Conference Coaches, 2012 - 2014
NAIA Officer President, 2011 - 2014
NAIA National Rater, 2009 - present
NAIA Head Coaches Committee, 2007 - 08
GPAC Coach of the Year - 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2013, 2014
NAIA West Central Region Coach of the Year - 2008. 2009, 2010, 2013, 2014
San Diego North County Times Coach of the Year, 2000