Minors in Aquatics

The 18 credit hour minors in aquatics prepare students for employment opportunities in the aquatic career field. Courses provide students with state-of-the-art information and the most recent agency certifications available. Our effort is to develop and produce quality graduates who have the appropriate skills and certifications to obtain employment in an aquatic profession. If you have a strong background in some aquatic area, or are interested in developing into an aquatic professional, this is the minor for you!

Common Core:

Both minors in aquatics share a common core – 12 credit hours:

AQUA 190 - Introduction to Aquatics 
AQUA 216 - Lifeguard Training 
AQUA 315 - Water Safety Instructor (WSI) 
AQUA 454 - Swimming Pool Operation and Maintenance

For more information, please contact Leland Yarger at ljyarger@bsu.edu or 765-285-8282

School of Physical Education, Sport, & Exercise Science
Health and Physical Activity Building (HP), Room 360
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Hours: 8 a.m-5 p.m. Monday-Friday (Summer Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.)
Phone: 765-285-8746
Fax: 765-285-8254