HPPE Minors

HPPE majors may take an HPPE minor if it is in addition to their degree requirements.

Students may not count HPPE credits for both a major and a minor.

Minor in Adventure Leadership

Designed to prepare students for careers in the field of adventure based recreation.

Minor in Coaching

Designed for those individuals who are not majoring in HPPE but would like to coach at the amateur level, including elementary, junior high, secondary, or post secondary levels.

Completion of the practicum will qualify the individual for the Adams State University Coaching Certification. A prerequisite to the practicum is HPPE 350 AND at least 10 hours in the coaching minor core

Minor in HPPE

Available in consultation with the department chair. It generally consists of 18 hours of core HPPE courses. Physical Education activity classes cannot be used to fulfill minor requirements.

Minor in International Sport Management

This minor introduces students to the organization, administration, and marketing of sport on an international or global level.  It is offered as a joint program by Business, History, Government and Philosophy and Human Performance and Physical Education.

Minor in Sports Studies

This minor will examine sport from a socio-cultural perspective. This will necessitate the use of aspects of social science, as they apply to sport, as the analytical vehicle.

Sport has long been a major part of our culture and of many other cultures. Students will be required to think critically about the nature of the sport experience and its meaning within a variety of contexts and to a variety of consumers.