Academic Catalog 2021-2022

Slippery Rock University

Wellness, Minor

To access Minor Requirements, please view the Curriculum Guide tab.

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CURRICULUM GUIDE

GPA REQUIREMENT

Minor GPA: 2.0 or higher

MINOR REQUIREMENTS

  • Students must complete at least 6 credit hours in their minor from SRU
  • A minimum of 6 credit hours must be upper division (courses numbered 300 and above)
  • A minor shall be no fewer than 18 credits
Physical Wellness Requirement
Select one of the following:3
Applied Principles of Exercise
Conditioning for Athletic Performance
Elementary School Wellness Skills and Fitness Activities
Middle School Wellness Skills and Fitness Activities
Secondary School Wellness Skills and Fitness Activities
Teaching and Leading Group Exercise
Wellness through Movement
Teaching and Leading of Strength and Resistance Training
Nutrition for Physical Activity, Exercise, and Health
Public Health and Physical Activity
Additional Wellness Category Requirements:
Select 4 courses from four separate categories:12
Physical Wellness
Applied Principles of Exercise
Conditioning for Athletic Performance
Teaching and Leading Group Exercise
Wellness through Movement
Teaching and Leading of Strength and Resistance Training
Nutrition for Physical Activity, Exercise, and Health
Elementary School Wellness Skills and Fitness Activities
Middle School Wellness Skills and Fitness Activities
Secondary School Wellness Skills and Fitness Activities
Public Health and Physical Activity
Intellectual Wellness
Science of the Mind-Body Connection
Stress Management
Mindfulness and Brain
Social/Emotional Wellness
Physical Activity and Wellbeing in Society
Social & Emotional Wellness
Personal Health
Art and Science of Performing
Spiritual Wellness
Yoga and Well-Being
Tai Chi Chuan: Chinese Classical Exercise
Mindfulness and Brain
World Religions
Environmental Wellness
Introduction to Environmental Problems
Planning for Sustainable Communities
Environmental Geology
Environmental Biology
Economics of Sustainable Development
Financial Wellness
Personal Financial Planning
Entrepreneurial Finance
Occupational Wellness
Fitness Management
Wellness for Dancers
Musician's Health
Capstone Course Requirement3
Living Well
Total Hours18

Important Curriculum Guide Notes

This Curriculum Guide is provided to help SRU students and prospective students better understand their intended major curriculum. Enrolled SRU students should note that the My Rock Audit may place already-earned and/or in progress courses in different, yet valid, curriculum categories. Enrolled SRU students should use the My Rock Audit Report and materials and information provided by their faculty advisers to ensure accurate progress towards degree completion. The information on this guide is current as of the date listed. Students are responsible for curriculum requirements at the time of enrollment at the University.

PASSHE - Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education Institutions

MINOR IN WELLNESS (61G)
This program is effective as of Summer 2021
Revised 07.15.2021
UCC 04.13.2021