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Dr. Chad Nelson

Nelson, Dr. Chad
Dr. Chad Nelson
Instructional Assistant Professor
AGLS 454
Undergraduate Education
B.A. Communication (Emphasis in Professional Writing) Centenary College of Louisiana, Shreveport, LA. 2013
Graduate Education
Ph.D. Youth Development, Texas A&M University, 2019
M.S. Sport Management, Texas A&M University Department of Health and Kinesiology. 2015
C.N.P.M. Certificate in Non-Profit Management, Texas A&M University, 2015
Courses Taught
RPTS 311 Planning and Implementing Events and Programs
RPTS 300 Camp Management and Leadership
RPTS 371 Understanding and Development of Effective Skills for Youth Development
Kinesiology 120 Science Basic Health and Fitness

Kinesiology 199 Physical Activity Courses

  • Action Ball
  • Aerobic Running
  • Basketball
  • Challenge Course
  • Pickleball
  • Rock Climbing
  • Strength Training
  • Trail Running
  • Ultimate Frisbee


Camp leadership and management & youth development with an emphasis with physical education

Other Professional Experience:

Instructional Assistant Professor, Department of Health and Kinesiology

Camp Director, Deerfoot Youth Camp