Academic Catalog

Sport and Exercise Psychology Minor

The Sport and Exercise Psychology minor consists of five courses, totaling 15-credit hours. To be eligible to apply for the Sport and Exercise Psychology minor, students must have a minimum overall grade point average of a 2.0.  Students who pursue a minor in sport and exercise psychology can complete the minor in two semesters, due to the year-round course offerings and the way the courses flow with one another.

Required Courses9
Sport Psychology
Physical Activity and Exercise Psychology
Sociology of Sport
Select 6 credit hours from the following courses:6
Mindfulness: Philosophy, Theory, Practice, and Research
Health Behavior Change
Cultural Foundations of Kinesiology
Introductory Psychology
Elements of Psychology
Principles of Coaching
Sport Leadership
In addition to the elective courses listed above, another three-credit course within KHS that focuses on the core learning outcomes of the sport psychology minor can be used with approval by the academic advisor.
Total Credits15
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