Minors

Coaching

This program is designed to give the candidate the necessary background knowledge and skills to coach youth and scholastic sports. This minor consists of 16-18 SH:

  • HE 201 First Aid, 1 SH
  • *PE 201 Principles of Coaching (fall 2017), 2 SH
  • PE 202 Coaching Methods and Strategies (sport-specific)   OR   PE 203 Coaching Practicum, 1 SH
  • PE 302 Motor Learning, 2 SH
  • *PE 403 Management and Assessment of Physical Activity (fall 2016), 3 SH
  • PEG 115 Fitness, Conditioning & Weight Training   OR   *PEG 124 Strength Training (spring 2018), 1SH

Choose one of the following PE/PEV courses:

  • *PE 131 Net Games (fall 2017) 1 SH
  • PEV 160 Women’s Volleyball 1 SH
  • PEV 161 Men’s Volleyball 1 SH
  • *PE 132 Territorial Games (fall 2016) 1 SH
  • PEV 156 Men’s Soccer 1 SH
  • PEV 157 Women’s Soccer 1 SH
  • PEV 155 Field Hockey 1 SH
  • PEV 152 Men’s Basketball 1 SH
  • PEV 153 Women’s Basketball 1 SH
  • *PE 133 Target and Fielding Games (spring 2018) 1 SH
  • PEV 151 Baseball 1 SH
  • PEV 158 Softball 1 SH
  • *PE 135 Track and Field (spring 2018) 1 SH
  • PEV 154 Cross Country 1 SH
  • PEV 159 Track and Field 1 SH

Choose one of the following clusters:

  • BIOL 112 Human Anatomy and Physiology I, 3 SH   AND   HE 301 Athletic Training, 2 SH
  • BIOL 112 Human Anatomy and Physiology I, 3 SH   AND   *PE 404 Exercise Physiology and Kinesiology (spring 2017), 4 SH

Kinesiology and Exercise Science

This program is designed to be taken in conjunction with a biology major. Graduates of this program will be prepared to enter graduate school or immediately begin to apply their knowledge in a fitness related occupation. This minor consists of 18 SH:

  • BIOL 242 Nutrition Fundamentals, 3 SH
  • HE 201 First Aid, 1 SH
  • HE 301 Athletic Training*, 2 SH
  • PEM 143 Fit, Condition & Strength Training, 2 SH
  • PE 210 Sophomore Practicum: KES, 1 SH
  • PE 302 Motor Learning, 2 SH
  • PE 414 Biomechanics of Sport*, 2 SH
  • PE 415 Exercise Physiology of Sport*, 3 SH
  • PE 416 Fitness Administration and Assessment, 2 SH

BIOL 112 Anatomy and Physiology I is required before taking these courses or approved biology course

*Indicates courses offered in alternate years.