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2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Human Performance and Sport Minor

The human performance and sport minor concentrations are for students interested in sport coaching, dance, or exercise science. The primary objective is to provide instructional studies in a liberal arts institution in human performance and sport, thereby enhancing one’s knowledge, understanding, and skillful use of this area of study to pursue a better quality of life.

Additional requirement: A grade of “C” or better is required for all human performance and sport courses taken in any major/minor concentration. Students should note that programs differ in the minimum grade required.

Total: 23-25

Dance Concentration

Dance Concentration Technique Courses 8 credits

Students choose from the dance technique courses listed below to attain 8 credits, according to level.

Dance Concentration Field Experience/Internship 1-3 credits

Students must take a Dance Field Experience OR Dance Internship.

Total Dance Concentration Credits 20-24

Through a combination of the above courses and requirements students must take a minimum of 20 credits towards their Dance Concentration Minor and meet the 4 credit upper division requirement.

Additional Requirements

Dance Concentration Minors are required to be involved in at least 2 MSU Denver Dance Program Performances.

Summary of Credits Required for Dance Concentration

Dance Concentration Core Courses

7-8 credits

Dance Concentration Technique Courses

8 credits

Dance Concentration Minor Field Experience/Internship

1-3 credits

Dance Concentration Minor Electives

2-5 credits

Total for Dance Concentration Minor

20-24 credits



Must have 4 credits of upper division classes


Required to be involved in 2 MSU  Denver Dance Program Performances


Exercise Science Concentration

Total: Minimum of 18 credit hours