Cumberland University

Nursing and Health Professions Minors

Students seeking any baccalaureate degree from Cumberland University may select any of the minors listed below.

Coaching - This minor is designed for those individuals who are interested in going into the field of coaching.

 
HHP 201 Fundamental of Coaching 3
HHP 206 Coaching Olympic Sports 3
HHP 227 Safety and First Aid Education 2
HHP 230 Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries 3
HHP 326 Teaching Sport & Leisure Skills 3
HHP 370 Psycho Social Aspects of Movement 3
HHP 391 Officiating Sports 2
HHP 402 Administration of Health, PE and Athletic Programs      3
TOTAL HOURS - 22         

 

Physical Education - This minor is designed for those individuals who would like to:

  • become grounded in the field of physical education
  • become qualified to be certified to teach physical education or wellness at the preK-12 level
 
HHP 200 Foundations of Health, PE and Athletic Programs 3
HHP 220 Physical Education Activities 3
HHP 227 Safety and First Aid Education 2
HHP 301 Physiology of Exercise 3
HHP 326 Teaching Sport & Leisure Skills 3
HHP 343 Essentials in Adaptive Physical Education 2
HHP 402 Administration of Health, PE and Athletic Programs 3
HHP 410 Curriculum Development in Health and Physical Education      3
HHP 424 Health and Physical Education in the Classroom 3
HHP 425 Kinesiology 3
TOTAL HOURS - 28         

 

Strength and Conditioning - This minor is designed for those individuals who: 

  • would like to become qualified to become a certified strength and conditioning specialist (CSCS) or certified personal trainer (CPT)
  • would want to work with athletes in the fields that deal with strength and conditioning
 
HHP 225 Strength & Conditioning Practicum I 1
HHP 230 Care & Prevention of Athletic Injuries 3
HHP 301 Physiology of Exercise 3
HHP 312 Nutrition 3
HHP 327 Strength & Conditioning Program Design 3
HHP 365 Advanced Techniques in Strength & Conditioning 3
HHP 411 Measurement and Evaluation in Human Performance      3
HHP 425 Kinesiology 3
HHP 450 Strength & Conditioning Practicum II 2
TOTAL HOURS - 24     

 

 Health - This minor is designed for those individuals who would like to:  

  • become grounded in the field of health or health promotion
  • become qualified to be certified to teach in the field of health at the preK-12 level
 
HHP 227 Safety and First Aid Education 2
HHP 311 Personal and Community Health 3
HHP 312 Nutrition 3
HHP 360 Drugs & Violence in Health Education 3
HHP 402 Administration of Health, PE and Athletic Programs      3
HHP 424 Health and Physical Education in the Classroom 3
HHP 425 Kinesiology 3
TOTAL HOURS - 20