Stephen F. Austin State University

Kinesiology

ATHLETIC COACHING MINOR

An Athletic Coaching Minor is available (21 hours) and nine semester hours must be in-residence. Students who are majoring in a field of study other than kinesiology, health or dance are eligible for this minor. The purpose of this minor is to prepare students who want to coach athletic teams and teach subjects other than physical education, health or dance in the school system. This minor would also be beneficial for anyone wishing to coach city parks and recreation teams, YMCA teams, or other sports programs. Required Courses (12 hours) are KIN 120, 357, 460, and 433. Choice of two courses (4 hours) from: KIN 271, 272, 273, or 274. Choice of 5 hours from: KIN 234, 235, 236. 331, 332, 335, 431, 462, 463, or 487.

FITNESS AND HUMAN PERFORMANCE MINOR (18 HOURS), NINE SEMESTER HOURS MUST BE IN RESIDENCE

KIN 100, 340, 451, 467 are required (11 hours)
Choice of KIN 353, 353L or KIN 417. 417L (four hours)
One course from KIN 357, 463, KIN 335

This minor is designed for students majoring in a field of study other than kinesiology. The purpose of this minor is to provide students with a specific knowledge base and tangible skill set that can lead to various certifications in the field of fitness and human performance. In addition, this minor can enhance opportunities for students seeking admission to graduate school and programs in the area of physical therapy and cardiac rehabilitation.

KINESIOLOGY MINOR

A Kinesiology Minor is available (21 hours) and nine semester hours must be in-residence.
Required Courses KIN 100, 120, 330, 353, 353L, 417, 417L (16 hours)
Choice of KIN 234, 235, 236, 340, 431, 460, 470, 487 (5 hours).