Sports Medicine – Minor

Kinesiology and Sport Sciences

Sports Medicine

Minor

The Sports Medicine minor is designed to meet the growing interest in programs of study that integrate exercise and medical science with the practical aspects of human performance. By completing this program, students have an opportunity to acquire important knowledge as they learn about anatomy, human movement, nutrition, sports injuries and other related material. In essence, this program is designed to provide a foundation for those students wishing to complete an advanced degree or for those students who may be interested in applying to a professional school.


Required Coursework

A minor in Sports Medicine is available to all students at the University of Miami. Students should take the following 5 courses in the course list for a total of 15 credits. A grade of C or higher is required in each course. Please note that students majoring in Athletic Training are ineligible for the Sports Medicine minor.

Minor Requirements

KIN 155 Biological Bases for Physical Activity and Health
KIN 184 Athletic and Sport Injuries
KIN 234 Functional Human Anatomy
KIN 235 Personal and Community Health
KIN 301 Athletic Injuries & Sport First Aid

Program Contact

Jacqueline Moreno

Senior Advisor

305-284-5990


Room: Merrick Building 312-N

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