Aquatics Minor

This minor will develop the student’s knowledge of water safety, aquatic facility management, small craft safety, scuba operations, exercise and fitness. It will utilize nationally recognized certification programs to train students in each area and equip students for employment in the field of aquatics in such diverse areas as fitness clubs, educational institutions, YMCA, YWCA, rehabilitation centers, community centers and Parks and Recreation departments.

Required Courses
PHED 393WATER SAFETY INSTRUCTOR'S COURSE3
PHED 394LIFEGUARD TRAINING3
RCLS 340AQUATIC FACILITIES MANAGEMENT3
RCLS 350RECREATION PRACTICUM5
Electives–choose from list4
PE ACTIVITIES (Scuba Diving )
PE ACTIVITIES (Swim Conditioning )
PE ACTIVITIES (Aqua Aerobics )
RECREATION AND LEISURE SERVICES ACTIVITIES
WHITEWATER KAYAKING
Total Credits18