Degrees Offered

  • Kinesiology (B.S.) - The Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology-Pre-P.T. is designed to prepare students  to  meet  the  entry  requirements for most graduate programs in Physical Therapy including the Hampton University Physical Therapy (D.PT.) graduate program. Additionally this curriculum provides a solid foundation for graduate study in Athletic Training and other areas in the exercise sciences.
  • Sport Management (B.S.) - Sport Management majors will receive a Bachelor of Science degree in sport management. The Sport Management major prepares individuals for entry level positions of management and service in a variety of sports organizations in the public and private sectors. The curriculum includes major and related coursework in sport management and business, electives, and a culminating internship experience.
  • Sport Administration (M.S.) - The graduate program in Sport Administration is comprised of three concentrations: intercollegiate sports, sport business leadership, and international sports. The program combines both online and on campus instructional delivery, and students have the opportunity to do internships, volunteer work, and specified course assignments with the Hampton University Athletic Department, as well as seek study abroad opportunities through the university’s International Office.
  • Aquatics Concentration -The Aquatics concentration is open to students in any major field of study. The program aims to prepare students for career and employment opportunities while they are working toward their degree or for a professional career path in aquatics. The Aquatics concentration provides basic preparation in aquatics and includes 17 hours of course work in the following areas: swimming skills, aquatic instructor, aquatic electives, first aid skills and techniques, and aquatic management.

B.S., Sport Management – Curriculum Outline

 

Fall Semester

Spring Semester

 

Freshman Year

 

Course Code

Course Name

Credits

Course Code

Course Name

Credits

 

ENG 101

Written Communication I

3

ENG 102

Written Communication II

3

 

MAT 110

College Mathematics I

3

HIS 106

World Civ. I/AA His.

3

 

UNIV 101

Individual & Life

1

PED ACT

PED Activity

1

 

BIO 103

General Biology

4

HUM ELEC

Humanities Elective

3

 

PED ACT

PED Activity

1

COM 103

Oral Communication

3

 

HUM 201

Humanities I

3

PSY 203

Psychology

3

 

Total

15

Total

16

 

Sophomore Year

 

Course Code

Course Name

Credits

Course Code

Course Name

Credits

 

ECO 200/201

Economics

3

PSY 346

Psychological Statistics

3

 

MGT 301

Bus. Organization & Mgmt.

3

SOC 205

Intro to Sociology

3

 

PED 224

Intro to Sport Mgmt.

3

PED 240

Sport Marketing

3

 

HEA 200

Health Education

2

PED 360

Psycho-Social Aspects/Sport

3

 

ELE

Elective

3

ACC 203

Intro to Accounting

3

 

**SCI ELE

Physical Science Elective

3

 

 

 

 

Total

17

Total

15

 

Junior Year

 

Course Code

Course Name

Credits

Course Code

Course Name

Credits

 

MKT 305

Intro. To Marketing

3

PED 345

Sport Pub. & Promotions

3

 

MGT 414

Business Ethics

3

PED 340

Sport Law & Governance

3

 

MGT 305

Legal Environment/Business

3

FIN 304

Business Finance

3

 

MGT 340 or ENG 218

Business Communication or Technical Writing

3

MGT 312

Human Resources Mgmt.

3

 

MGT 323 or CSC 310

Info/DP Systems Mgmt. or Database Mgmt. Systems

3

 

*PED ELE

Sport Mgmt. Elective

3

 

Total

15

Total

15

 

Senior Year

 

Course Code

Course Name

Credits

Course Code

Course Name

Credits

 

PED 341

Sport Finance & Economics

3

PED 494

Internship

12

 

PED ELE

Sport Mgmt. Elective

3

 

 

 

 

PED 491

Facilities Management

3

 

 

 

 

PED 492

Practicum in Athletic Admin.

3

 

 

 

 

ELE

Elective

3

 

 

 

 

Total

15

Total

12

 

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS - 120

 

 

*Sports Management Elective Courses: PED 363-History of Sport, PED 364- Race and Gender in Sport, PED 367-Current Issues in Sport Management, PED 342-Policy in Sport Management, PED 405-Theory & Techniques of Coaching, PED 395-College Athletic Administration

 

** Physical Science Elective Courses: CHE 150, CHE 201, ESC 202, ESC 204, PHY 201, PHY 203, SCI 102, SCI 104, SEA 101, SEA 105, SEA 106

 

B.S., Kinesiology

Fall Semester

Spring Semester

Freshman Year

Course Code

Course Name

Credits

Course Code

Course Name

Credits

ENG 101

Written Communication I

3

ENG 102

Written Communication II

3

MAT 117

Pre-Calculus I

3

MAT 205

Intro. to Statistics

3

UNIV 101

Individual & Life

1

HUM ELE

Humanities Elective

3

HEA 200

Health Education

2

BIO 103

General Biology

4

HUM 201

Humanities I

3

HIS 106

World Civ. I/AA History

3

COM 103

Oral Communication

3

 

 

 

Total

15

Total

16

Sophomore Year

Course Code

Course Name

Credits

Course Code

Course Name

Credits

PSY 203

Psychology

3

ELE

Free Elective

3

PED 208

Foundations Kines. & Ex. Sci.

3

HEA 203

Health Promotion

3

ELE

Free Elective

3

BIO 302

Human Anatomy

3

EDU 302

Human Growth & Dev.

3

SOC 205

Intro. To Sociology

4

CHE 101

Chemistry

3

CHE 102

Chemistry

1

Total

15

Total

17

Junior Year

Course Code

Course Name

Credits

Course Code

Course Name

Credits

BIO 336

Human Physiology

3

ELE

Free Elective

3

PED 301

Motor Learning

3

HEA 309

Prev/Care Ath. Injuries

3

PED 306

Kinesiology

3

PED 427

Exercise Physiology

3

PHY 201

Physics I

4

PHY 202

Physics II

4

PED 215

Physics Lab

1

PHY 216

Physics Lab

1

PED 135

Intermediate Swimming

1

 

 

 

Total

15

Total

14

Senior Year

Course Code

Course Name

Credits

Course Code

Course Name

Credits

PED 230

Physical Ed. For Diverse Pops.

3

PED 402

Exercise Testing & Prescrip.

3

PED 362

Exercise & Sport Nutrition

3

PED 481

Practicum II

3

ELE

Free Elective

3

HEA 441

Health & Aging

3

PED 480

Practicum I

3

ELE

Free Elective

3

HEA 211

CPR, First Aid & Safety

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total

15

Total

12

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS - 120

 

Course Requirements – Aquatics Concentration/ Minor

 

Swimming Skills ................................................................ 2 hrs.

Choose two courses from Physical Education 134, 135, 226

 

Aquatics Instructor............................................................. 4 hrs.

Choose two courses from Physical Education 227, 373 and Recreation 206, 311

 

Aquatics Electives ............................................................. 3 hrs.

Choose two courses from Physical Education 133, 160, 228, other approved courses

 

First Aid Skills & Techniques ............................................ 3 hrs.

Health Education 312

 

Aquatics Management ..................................................... 6 hrs.

Recreation 350, 420

 

Total Credits .................................................................... 18 hrs.