A minor in Sport and Exercise Psychology is offered by the School of Psychological and Behavioral Sciences in affiliation with the Department of Health, Leisure and Exercise Science. The minor is primarily designed for those students interested in the psychological aspects of sport and other exercise activities. Completing coursework from sport science and psychology emphasizes the integrated nature of psychomotor performance and its effects on psychological, social, and physical functioning. This minor provides an opportunity for coursework centered on health and exercise (e.g., health, nutrition and physical fitness) and psychology (e.g., sport and exercise psychology; health psychology) with the option of taking relevant electives from both fields. This minor is available to all students.
The 21/22 semester hour Minor in Sport and Exercise Psychology consists of the following or their equivalent. No directed studies may be taken to fulfill the requirements for the minor.