What classes will you take?
- A diverse set of classes in the liberal arts core
- Coursework in business, communication, philosophy, sociology, and psychology, as well as the biophysical, psychosocial, sociocultural domains of kinesiology.
Major classes in Sport and Recreation Studies including:
- Introduction to Kinesiology - Focuses primarily on human physiology, biomechanics, and motor learning.
- Contemporary Sport and Recreation Management - The management, marketing, financial, legal, and ethical principles in the field of sport and recreation.
- Coaching Principles and Theories - Introduction to the knowledge and understanding of concepts and techniques of coaching.
What can you do with a degree in sport and recreation studies?
The sport and recreation studies major prepares you for a range of graduate school and career options. The program will serve as an excellent foundation for students who have career or graduate school interests in such areas as:
- Sports and Recreation Administration
- Community Recreation
- Sports Communication
- Youth Sport Administration
- Facility Management
- Sports Information
- Sports, Recreation and Fitness Marketing
- Tourism and Hospitality Management
- Sport Journalism
- Sport Psychology
- Physical Therapy
- Personal Training
- Athletic Training