Sport Coaching Education

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First Year
First Semester

  • English Composition I ENG 1113
  • College Algebra MAT 1313
  • General Psychology I PSY 1513
  • ***History Elective 3
  • Personal and Community Health I HPR 1213

Total 15 Hours

Second Semester

  • English Composition II ENG 1123
  • Public Speaking I SPT 1113
  • Computer Science Elective 3
  • ***History Elective 3
  • Introduction to Health, Physical Education, and Recreation HPR 1313

Total 15 Hours

Second Year
First Semester

  • First Aid and CPR HPR 2213
  • General Biology I BIO 1134
  • Introduction to Sociology SOC 2113
  • ****HPR Elective 3
  • Prevention & Care of Athletic Injuries HPR 2723

Total 16 Hours

Second Semester

  • **Fine Arts Elective 3
  • Anatomy and Physiology I BIO 2514
  • *Literature Elective 3
  • ****HPR Elective 3
  • Elective 3

'Total 16 Hours

Consult with your chosen transfer college to determine changes to this curriculum. This degree does not lead to teacher certification unless the student meets the certification criteria sanctioned by the Mississippi Department of Education (alternate route) or pursues licensure in an academic subject area through teacher eduation/licensure at USM.

*Literature Electives: ENG 2423 or ENG 2433
**Fine Arts Electives: ART 1113, MUS 1113, or SPT 2233
***History Electives: HIS 1113 & HIS 1123 Western Civilization I, II OR HIS 1163 & HIS 1173 World Civilization I, II
****Suggested Electives: Coaching Theory courses taught as 3-hour courses or any courses that would apply toward licensure in an academic subject area.