2021-2022 Samford University Undergraduate Catalog 
    May 28, 2023  
2021-2022 Samford University Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Strength and Conditioning Minor

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This minor provides students the scientific knowledge and applied skills to train athletes for the primary goal of improving athletic performance. Content includes conducting sport-specific testing sessions, designing/implementing safe and effective strength training and conditioning programs, and providing guidance regarding nutrition and injury prevention. Classes include traditional coursework, lab activities, and supervised practicum hours. Students who exhibit mastery of the coursework are eligible to sit for a national certification exam in strength and conditioning. Prereqs: Admission to any major and a minimum overall GPA of 2.50.

Total Required Credits: 18

NOTE: A minimum grade of C+ must be achieved in ALL courses required for this minor, especially as needed to progress to the next course in the sequence.

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