Department of Physical Education
Sport Coaching Education

First Year

First Semester Second Semester
English Composition I ENG 1113 English Composition II ENG 1123
College Algebra MAT 1313 Public Speaking I SPT 1113
General Psychology I PSY 1513 Computer Science Elective 3
***History Elective 3 ***History Elective 3
Personal and Community Health I HPR 1213 Introduction to Health, Physical Education, and Recreation HPR 1313
Total 15 Hours Total 15 Hours

Second Year

First Semester Second Semester
First Aid and CPR HPR 2213 **Fine Arts Elective 3
General Biology I BIO 1134 Anatomy and Physiology I BIO 2514
Introduction to Sociology SOC 2113 *Literature Elective 3
****HPR Elective 3 ****HPR Elective 3
Prevention & Care of Athletic Injuries HPR 2723 Elective 3
Total 16 Hours 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 
          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.