COACHING MINOR


The Coaching Minor is comprised of fifteen (15) semester hours, with a grade of ‘C’ or higher in each course. Students must also have a valid CPR certificate from the Red Cross or American Heart Association. Coaching certification is recognized by the Florida Department of Education.

PROGRAM OF STUDY (POS)

Code Course   Credit 
PE 333 Theory and Practice of Coaching  3
PE 327 Nutrition and Substance Abuse  3
PE 391 Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries
(Prerequisite: BIOL 214 or permission by instructor)
 3
PE 321 Sport & Exercise Psychology (Prerequisite:
PE 256 or permission by instructor)
 3
PE 335  Theory and Practice of Coaching a Specific Sport (May be repeated with different topics for course)   3

Total:

 15

EXERCISE SCIENCE MINOR



The Exercise Science Minor is comprised of nineteen (19) semester hours are required, with a grade of “C” or higher in each course.  

Required Courses
Students are required to complete five (5) courses at Jacksonville University:

  • four (4) of the five theory courses (BIOL 214, PE 327, PE 391, PE 470, PE 480)
  • one (1) of the three activity courses (DANC 112, DANC 104, PE 215)

PROGRAM OF STUDY (POS)

Code Course  Credit
BIOL 214 Anatomy and Physiology  4
DANC 112 Aerobics  1
DANC 104 Body Stretch/Conditioning  1
PE 215 Weight Training  1
PE 327 Nutrition/Substance Abuse in Exercise Science  3

PE 391

Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries
(Prerequisite: BIOL 214)

 3

PE 470

Exercise Physiology (Prerequisite: PE 330
& BIOL 214 or permission by instructor)
 3
PE 480 Kinesiology (Prerequisite: PE 470, BIOL 214
& PE 391 or permission by instructor) 
 3

 Total:

 19​