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Be well-balanced.

Sport and Wellness Management majors know the importance of caring for the human body on the field, in the gym, and in every day life. Learn the essentials of health and physiology in the classroom while also gaining practical skills through your work with Trinity’s athletic program. When you graduate, you will be prepared to succeed in any number of careers including recreation, physical education, or sports management.

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COURSEWORK

Requirements total 56 hours. This includes 28 hours of Human Performance and Wellness, 4 hours of biology, 3 hours of english, 6 hours of psychology, 3 hours of business, and 12 hours of internship or non-internship route. Up to 13 of the required hours may be used to meet general education requirements. You’ll take interesting courses like:

  • Biomechanics
  • Sport and Wellness Psychology
  • Physiology of Exercise

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CAREERS & INTERNSHIPS

Reading a textbook will only teach you so much… at some point you need hands-on experience put your knowledge in practice. As a Sport and Wellness Management major, you will help perform physical evaluations on peer students as part of your coursework. You will also have the opportunity to complete a professional internship that will develop your skill and knowledge of the field.

Career Objectives Include:

Course Title Credits
Sport and Wellness Management Core (28 hours)
HPW 180 Introduction to Health and Wellness 3 hours
HPW 190 Foundations of Human Performance and Wellness 3 hours
HPW 201X Physiology of Exercise 3 hours
HPW 202X Nutrition – or –
HPW 204 Functional Anatomy 3 hours
HPW 220 Practicum in Sport and Wellness Management 3 hours
HPW 228X Sport and Wellness Psychology 3 hours
HPW 334 Management of Sport and Wellness 3 hours
HPW 351X Biomechanics 3 hours
HPW 454X Measurement, Research, Statistics, and Technology 3 hours
HPW 490 Seminar in Human Performance & Wellness 1 hour
Biology Course (4 hours)
BIO 140 Survey of Human Anatomy and Physiology 4 hours
English Course (3 hours)
ENG 210X Business Communication 3 hours
Psychology Courses (6 hours)
PSY 140 Introduction to Psychology 3 hours
PSY 220 Interpersonal Skills Training 3 hours
Business Course (3 hours) – Choose one:
BUS 111 Principles of Management 3 hours
BUS 113 Principles of Marketing 3 hours
BUS 115 Human Resource Management 3 hours
BUS 221 Principles of Accounting I 3 hours
Internship Route (12 hours)
HPW 446 Field Internship 12 hours
– or –
Noninternship Route (12 hours)
(In addition to the business course selected above, choose the other three business classes to total 9 hours)
BUS 111 Principles of Management 3 hours
BUS 113 Principles of Marketing 3 hours
BUS 115 Human Resource Management 3 hours
BUS 221 Principles of Accounting I 3 hours
Choose one:
BUS 334 Advertising 3 hours
BUS 351 Organizational Development 3 hours
BUS 352 Compensation and Benefits 3 hours
BUS 353 Management of Change and Strategic Planning 3 hours
BUS 373X Nonprofit Financial Management 3 hours