2013-2014 Catalog

 

Sports Ministries - B.S.

Purpose

The Division of Health and Human Performance and the School of Theology and Ministry have created an interdisciplinary major in Sports Ministries. The purpose of this major is to prepare students professionally for service in church sports ministries, sports camps, school sports ministries, youth sports ministries, sports chaplaincy, short and long term missions, individual sport coach training, and para-church sports ministries.

Requirements (48 credits)

Required Courses (42 credits)

BIL-202Inductive Bible Study

3

PHE-Team Sport Activity (select 1)

1

REC-160Intro to Recreation and Sports Ministrie

3

PHE-225Psychology of Sport and Exercise

3

PHE-229Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

1

PHE-230First Aid Basics

2

PHE-235Professional Experience I

1

PHE-371Administration of Physical Education and Athletics

3

THE-232Basic Christian Doctrine

3

REL-241Survey of Church History

3

CED-255Local Church Education

3

-and

CED-255PLocal Church Education Practicum

1

PHE-350Ethics and Character Development in Sport

3

PHE-470Sports Ministry Internship

3

REL-345Sports Evangelism & Discipleship

3

REL-340Models of Sports Ministry

3

YTH-370Youth Counseling

3

Choose one of the following sets of two courses: (4 credits)

REC-260Recreation Leadership and Programming

3

-and

PHE-236Professional Experience II

1

-or

YTH-355Youth Programming and Management

3

-and

YTH-355PYouth Programming Practicum

1

Choose one of the following: (2 credits)

PHE-480Senior Seminar in Health and Human Performance

2

YTH-480Senior Youth World Changing Seminar

2

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