Curriculum and Degree Requirements

Option 1:

Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology (BS) with Minor in Psychology

Distribution Requirements and Co-requisites 47
The student majoring in Sport, Exercise and Performance Psychology must exceed the University’s distribution requirement of 45 hours. The Science and Mathematics area includes 11 additional hours of required coursework, bringing the total distribution credit hours required for Exercise Physiology majors to 46. Courses specifically required are listed below each subject area and must be completed with a grade of C or better.

THEOLOGY AND PHILOSOPHY9
THE 201 Theology, Faiths, Beliefs & Traditions3
PHI 220 Introduction to Philosophy3
THE/PHI From University approved distribution list3


WRITTEN AND ORAL COMMUNICATION9
ENG 111 First Year Composition and Literature3
ENG 112 Techniques of Research3
OR
ENG 210 Introduction to Literature3
SPE 101 or COM 104 or TH 1553


SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS11
BIO 220 Human Anatomy3
BIO 220L Human Anatomy Laboratory1
MAT 152 Elementary Probability & Statistics 3
SES 360 Essentials of Exercise Physiology3
SES 360L Essentials of Exercise Physiology Lab
(also required in SES core but counted in distribution)
1


SOCIAL AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES9
PSY 281 Introduction to Psychology3
From University approved list6


HUMANITIES AND FINE ARTS9
From University approved list


SES Core Requirements:17
(See listing: SES 112/112L; SES 360/SES 360L required @ 4 hrs but counted in distribution)
SES 210 Foundations of Sport & Exercise Sciences3
SES 212 Emergency Response and SES 212 Lab3
OR
SES 112 CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer and SES 112 Lab2
SES 270 Concepts of Fitness & Wellness3
SES 335 Intro to Sport Psychology3
SES 340 Adapted Physical Activity in Sport and Recreation3
SES 360 Essentials of Exercise Physiology and SES 360L Lab(4)
OR
SES 361 Exercise Physiology and SES 361L Lab
SES 480 Contemporary Issues & Ethics in Sport3


Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology Major Requirements28
CS 180 Introduction to Computers3
SES 320 Kinesiology3
SES 320L Kinesiology Laboratory1
SES 326 Principles of Motor Learning3
SES 337 Intro to Exercise Psychology3
SES 341 Psychology of Injury3
SES 427 Applied Sport, Exercise & Performance Psychology3
SES 437 Research in Sport, Exercise & Performance Psychology3
SES 465 Administration of Programs and Facilities3
SES 483 Senior Project (Applied or Research Option)3


Minor in Psychology18
PSY 281 Intro to Psychology (counted in distribution)
PSY 283 Developmental Psychology3
PSY 325 Theories of Personality3


+ 9 credits of electives from the following list:
PSY 316 Cognitive Psychology3
PSY 318 Psychology of Learning3
PSY 343 Introduction to Perception3
PSY 370 Social Psychology3
PSY 423 Industrial Psychology3
PSY 426 Health Psychology3
PSY 445 Community Psychology3
PSY 449 Adolescent Psychology3
PSY 490 Physiological Psychology3
Electives (Minimum of 10 cr (9 cr + 1cr ISR) 10
Note: Some courses may require prerequisites
Some recommended courses:
Any 1 credit ISR Course
Any PSY electives not used for Psychology Minor
SES 260 Leisure Planning and Programming3
SES 262 Recreational Leadership3
SES 328 Theories of Coaching3
SES 330 Nutrition for Physical Performance3
SES 370 Fitness Assessment & Exercise Prescription3
SES 370L Fitness Assessment & Exercise Prescription Lab1
SES 422 Principle of Sport Travel and Tourism3
SES 431 Media Relations in Sport3
SES 440 Sport Marketing, Promotions and Fundraising3
SES 463 Physiology of Strength & Conditioning3
ADV 301 Principles of Advertising3
MGT 305 Organizational Behavior & Management3
MGT 309 Organizational Communication3
MGT 355 Conflict and Negotiation3
MGT 420 Leadership3
MKT 306 Principles of Marketing
MKT 326 Internet Marketing3
MKT 371 Personal Selling3

DEGREE TOTAL: Sport, Exercise and Performance Psychology with Psychology Minor (B.S.) 120



Option 2:

Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology (BS) with Minor in Management

Distribution Requirements and Co-requisites 47
The student majoring in Sport, Exercise and Performance Psychology must exceed the University’s distribution requirement of 45 hours. The Science and Mathematics area includes 11 additional hours of required coursework, bringing the total distribution credit hours required for Exercise Physiology majors to 46. Courses specifically required are listed below each subject area and must be completed with a grade of C or better.

THEOLOGY AND PHILOSOPHY9
THE 201 Theology, Faiths, Beliefs & Traditions3
PHI 220 Introduction to Philosophy3
THE/PHI From University approved distribution list3


WRITTEN AND ORAL COMMUNICATION9
ENG 111 First Year Composition and Literature3
ENG 112 Techniques of Research3
OR
ENG 210 Introduction to Literature3
SPE 101 or COM 104 or TH 1553


SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS11
BIO 220 Human Anatomy3
BIO 220L Human Anatomy Laboratory1
MAT 152 Elementary Probability & Statistics 3
SES 360 Essentials of Exercise Physiology3
SES 360L Essentials of Exercise Physiology Lab
(also required in SES core but counted in distribution)
1


SOCIAL AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES9
PSY 281 Introduction to Psychology3
ECO 201 Principles of Macroeconomics3
ECO 201 Principles of Microeconomics3


HUMANITIES AND FINE ARTS9
From University approved list


SES Core Requirements:17
(See listing: SES 112/112L; SES 360/SES 360L required @ 4 hrs but counted in distribution)
SES 210 Foundations of Sport & Exercise Sciences3
SES 212 Emergency Response and SES 212 Lab3
OR
SES 112 CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer and SES 112 Lab2
SES 270 Concepts of Fitness & Wellness3
SES 335 Intro to Sport Psychology3
SES 340 Adapted Physical Activity in Sport and Recreation3
SES 360 Essentials of Exercise Physiology and SES 360L Lab(4)
OR
SES 361 Exercise Physiology and SES 361L Lab
SES 480 Contemporary Issues & Ethics in Sport3


Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology Major Requirements25
CS 180 Introduction to Computers3
SES 320 Kinesiology3
SES 320L Kinesiology Laboratory1
SES 326 Principles of Motor Learning3
SES 337 Intro to Exercise Psychology3
SES 341 Psychology of Injury3
SES 427 Applied Sport, Exercise & Performance Psychology3
SES 437 Research in Sport, Exercise & Performance Psychology3
SES 483 Senior Project (Applied or Research Option)3


Minor in Management 21cr + 9cr of course prerequisites
Prerequisites:9 cr
ACC 201 Financial Accounting3
ECO 201 Principles of Macroeconomics (Counted in distribution)
ECO 202 Principles of Microeconomics (Counted in distribution)
FIN 319 Managerial Finance3
MKT 306 Principles of Marketing3


Required Minor Courses:21
BUS 181 Introduction to Business3
MGT 305 Organizational Behavior3
MGT 309 Organizational Communication3
MGT 352 Human Resource Management3
MGT 355 Conflict and Negotiation3
MGT 420 Leadership3
MGT 428 Entrepreneurship3


Electives:1cr1
Any 1cr ISR course

DEGREE TOTAL: Sport, Exercise and Performance Psychology with Management Minor (B.S.) 120