Sports Psychology Minor

The sports psychology minor provides students interested in psychology and physical education with an interdisciplinary approach to the study of sport, physical activity, health psychology, exercise psychology or coaching. The minor ideally prepares the student for careers in coaching or sport psychology. Students may seek advisement from the Psychology Department or the Department of Kinesiology.


PSY 101Introduction to Psychology I3
PSY 102Introduction to Psychology II3
PSY 201Basic Statistics for Behavioral Sciences3
PSY 202Research Methods in Psychology3
PSY 318Social Psychology3
PSY 329Leadership and Motivation3
PSY 373Behavior Modification3
HED 361Psychology of Sport and Mental Health3
PED 380Concepts of Teaching Sport Skills3
PED 351Coaching Theory and Techniques3
Total Credits30