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Minor in Sports Outreach

Make a Difference in the World with a Minor in Sports Outreach

Liberty’s Minor in Sports Outreach is available to sports enthusiasts seeking any bachelor’s degree program. Those who wish to minister in a postmodern culture must realize that athletics can be the most effective means of outreach that a Christian can possess. Our Sports Outreach classes will help future leaders understand the background of sport and religion and the skills necessary for utilizing sport as a ministry tool. Our students who are passionate about sports can use this platform for ministry in a relevant manner, making the Minor in Sports Outreach an excellent addition to any degree. The Minor in Sports Outreach is offered completely online, allowing you to remain active in your job, with your family, and in your community without the worry of having to take courses on campus.

What Will You Learn?
Course Requirements

What Will You Learn in the Sports Outreach Minor Online?

Throughout six online sports outreach courses, you will have the opportunity to learn under the mentorship of qualified professionals in your hometown through the Mentoring in Sports class. During this internship, you will participate in a supervised period of learning in the context of actual ministry. Upon completion of the sports outreach minor, you will be prepared to ensure the enjoyment, safety, and positive skill development of athletes of any age.

Sports Outreach Course Requirements (18 hours)

  • SMGT 312 – Introduction to Sports Ministry Outreach
  • SMGT 315 – Concepts & Practices in Sports Outreach
  • SMGT 317 – Mentoring in Sport
  • SMGT 321 – Global Sports Outreach
  • SMGT 401 – Sports Methodology, Methods & Practices
  • SMGT 402 – Sports Chaplaincy