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College Credit Classes

College Credit Classes at MBAC

Information for SDSU/USD Students:

Semester-long watersports classes are offered at MBAC through the San Diego State University School of Exercise and Nutritional Sciences. We offer classes in sailing, surfing, wakeboarding, waterskiing, wakesurfing, stand up paddleboarding, kayaking, rowing, windsurfing. SDSU and USD students can take these classes for college credit, however, they are open to EVERYONE and are a great value for someone who would like to take a longer term course.

For SDSU students the first class meeting will be in Park Boulevard on the first floor of the Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union. Beginning the second week all participants will meet at Mission Bay Aquatic Center at the scheduled class time. 

To pay your lab fee choose a class section from the schedule below and click Enroll. 


College Credit Classes Offered

ENS BEGINNING SAILING

Learn how to sail in our Beginning Sailing Course. This course is for all levels of sailors. The first half of this class you will learn to sail in a single-handed boat, the Sabot. Knowledge and confidence are built through lectures and sailing on the protected waters of Mission Bay. Topics include sailing theory, boat handling, safety, right of way, knots and docking. The second half of this class you will learn to sail a multi-person boat, the Holder 14. New topics will include launching and rigging a trailerable boat, sail trim, the tiller extension, hiking straps, centerboard control, balance and teamwork.

Rates

SDSU/UCSD Students FeeFee
$175.00$195.00
View the SPRING 2017 ENS BEGINNING SAILING schedule and pay your fee
ENS BEGINNING SAILING SCHEDULE
Class Runs # of Sessions Day(s) Time Enroll Online
1/24/2017-5/2/2017 15 Tu 2:00PM-3:40PM Enroll!
1/18/2017-4/26/2017 15 W 10:00AM-11:40AM Enroll!
1/20/2017-4/28/2017 15 F 10:00AM-11:40AM Enroll!
1/20/2017-4/28/2017 15 F 2:00PM-3:40PM Enroll!
To receive credit for this class you must register for the unit with the university in addition to registering with MBAC.

ENS HOBIE CAT SAILING

Learn how to sail in our Hobie Cat Sailing Course. This course is for all levels of sailors. The first half of this class you will learn to sail the Hobie Catamaran with your fellow classmates. The Hobie 16 has been the most popular catamaran in America for the past 15 years. Instruction includes rigging, sail trim, boat handling, and righting. The second half of this class you will learn to sail the Laser. The Laser is fast and responsive, giving you a chance to build on your basic sailing skills in a single-handed boat. The Laser has been chosen for Olympic sailing due to its simplicity and popularity worldwide.

Rates

SDSU/UCSD Students FeeFee
$175.00$195.00
View the SPRING 2017 ENS HOBIE CAT SAILING schedule and pay your fee
ENS HOBIE CAT SAILING SCHEDULE
Class Runs # of Sessions Day(s) Time Enroll Online
1/18/2017-4/26/2017 15 W 10:00AM-11:40AM Enroll!
1/18/2017-4/26/2017 15 W 12:00PM-1:40PM Enroll!
1/19/2017-4/27/2017 15 Th 2:00PM-3:40PM Enroll!
1/20/2017-4/28/2017 15 F 12:00PM-1:40PM Enroll!
1/20/2017-4/28/2017 15 F 2:00PM-3:40PM Enroll!
To receive credit for this class you must register for the unit with the university in addition to registering with MBAC.

ENS KEELBOAT SAILING

Learn how to sail in our Keelboat Sailing Course. This course is for all levels of sailors. This course will allow students to learn the basics of sailing while enjoying the comfort of a keelboat. The class will be taught on an international one-design class boat, the J/24. On-the-water topics will include tacking, jibing, safety, boat handling, sail trim, right of way, basic chart reading, and more. Students will also learn man techniques including crew overboard drills, docking, and picking up a mooring ball.

Rates

SDSU/UCSD Students FeeFee
$190.00$215.00
View the SPRING 2017 ENS KEELBOAT SAILING schedule and pay your fee
ENS KEELBOAT SAILING SCHEDULE
Class Runs # of Sessions Day(s) Time Enroll Online
1/18/2017-4/26/2017 15 W 2:00PM-3:40PM Enroll!
1/20/2017-4/28/2017 15 F 12:00PM-1:40PM Enroll!
1/20/2017-4/28/2017 15 F 2:00PM-3:40PM Enroll!
To receive credit for this class you must register for the unit with the university in addition to registering with MBAC.

ENS WINDSURFING

Learn to windsurf on the protected waters of Mission Bay. Skills that will be taught include rigging, steps to sailing, terminology, sailing theory and water safety. Two sizes of boards, five sail sizes and a dry land simulator are available to give everyone a successful experience. This course will ensure that you get a lot of on-the-water coaching and will be confident enough to rent our equipment on your own.

Rates

SDSU/UCSD Students FeeFee
$175.00$195.00
View the SPRING 2017 ENS WINDSURFING schedule and pay your fee
ENS WINDSURFING SCHEDULE
Class Runs # of Sessions Day(s) Time Enroll Online
1/19/2017-4/27/2017 15 Th 2:00PM-3:40PM Enroll!
1/20/2017-4/28/2017 15 F 12:00PM-1:40PM Enroll!
1/20/2017-4/28/2017 15 F 2:00PM-3:40PM Enroll!
To receive credit for this class you must register for the unit with the university in addition to registering with MBAC.

ENS WAKEBOARDING

This course is the most comprehensive class we offer to learn to wakeboard or learn new skills. Our instructors will give you personalized instruction no matter what level rider you are. With weekly coaching, your skills will progress very quickly.

Rates

SDSU/UCSD Students FeeFee
$325.00$370.00
View the SPRING 2017 ENS WAKEBOARDING schedule and pay your fee
ENS WAKEBOARDING SCHEDULE
Class Runs # of Sessions Day(s) Time Enroll Online
1/24/2017-5/2/2017 15 Tu 8:00AM-9:40AM Enroll!
1/25/2017-4/26/2017 14 W 8:00AM-9:40AM Enroll!
1/19/2017-4/27/2017 15 Th 8:00AM-9:40AM Enroll!
1/20/2017-4/28/2017 15 F 8:00AM-9:40AM Enroll!
1/21/2017-4/29/2017 15 Sa 9:00AM-10:40AM Enroll!
To receive credit for this class you must register for the unit with the university in addition to registering with MBAC.

ENS WAKEBOARDING AND WAKESURFING

Having trouble deciding between the Wakeboarding and Wakesurfing classes at MBAC? Try this class and get experience doing both! Wakeboarding is best when the water is as calm as possible and Wakesurfing works well when the wind begins to pick up. In this class the conditions will determine which sport you do so you get the most out of every session. Our Nautique tow boats switch between wakeboarding and wakesurfing modes at the flip of a switch. Our instructors will give you personalized instruction no matter what level rider you are. With weekly coaching, your skills will progress very quickly.

Rates

SDSU/UCSD Students FeeFee
$325.00$370.00
View the SPRING 2017 ENS WAKEBOARDING AND WAKESURFING schedule and pay your fee
ENS WAKEBOARDING AND WAKESURFING SCHEDULE
Class Runs # of Sessions Day(s) Time Enroll Online
1/24/2017-5/2/2017 15 Tu 10:00AM-11:40AM Enroll!
1/25/2017-4/26/2017 14 W 10:00AM-11:40AM Enroll!
1/26/2017-4/27/2017 14 Th 10:00AM-11:40AM Enroll!
1/20/2017-4/28/2017 15 F 10:00AM-11:40AM Enroll!
1/20/2017-4/28/2017 15 F 2:00PM-3:40PM Enroll!
To receive credit for this class you must register for the unit with the university in addition to registering with MBAC.

ENS ADVANCED WAKEBOARD AND WATERSKI

This course is the most comprehensive course we offer to learn to wakeboard or waterski or learn new skills. Our instructors will give you personalized instruction no matter what level rider you are. With weekly coaching, your skills will progress very quickly. These classes are offered at 8am every morning offering the best conditions for advanced wakeboarders and waterskiers.

Rates

SDSU/UCSD Students FeeFee
$325.00$370.00
View the SPRING 2017 ENS ADVANCED WAKEBOARD AND WATERSKI schedule and pay your fee
ENS ADVANCED WAKEBOARD AND WATERSKI SCHEDULE
Class Runs # of Sessions Day(s) Time Enroll Online
1/18/2017-4/26/2017 15 W 8:00AM-9:40AM Enroll!
1/24/2017-5/2/2017 15 Tu 8:00AM-9:40AM Enroll!
1/19/2017-4/27/2017 15 Th 8:00AM-9:40AM Enroll!
1/20/2017-4/28/2017 15 F 8:00AM-9:40AM Enroll!
To receive credit for this class you must register for the unit with the university in addition to registering with MBAC.

ENS WAKESURFING

This 15-week long course gives you the opportunity to learn how to wakesurf or learn new skills from our expert instructors. Surf the endless wave created by our fleet of 2015 Super Air Nautique 210s all equipped with the Nautique Surf System capable of producing the perfect wave!

Rates

SDSU/UCSD Students FeeFee
$350.00$395.00
View the SPRING 2017 ENS WAKESURFING schedule and pay your fee
ENS WAKESURFING SCHEDULE
Class Runs # of Sessions Day(s) Time Enroll Online
1/24/2017-5/2/2017 15 Tu 12:00PM-1:40PM Enroll!
1/18/2017-4/26/2017 15 W 12:00PM-1:40PM Enroll!
1/19/2017-4/27/2017 15 Th 12:00PM-1:40PM Enroll!
1/20/2017-4/28/2017 15 F 12:00PM-1:40PM Enroll!
To receive credit for this class you must register for the unit with the university in addition to registering with MBAC.

ENS SURFING

Beginning with a lecture on the fundamentals of surfing, you will learn from experienced instructors about topics such as tides, swells, currents, surf conditions, proper equipment, terminology, and etiquette. You will then take that knowledge and put it to practical use by charging the waves of Mission Beach. Each week you will see yourself improve with more practice with our experienced instructors.

Rates

SDSU/UCSD Students FeeFee
$175.00$195.00
View the SPRING 2017 ENS SURFING schedule and pay your fee
ENS SURFING SCHEDULE
Class Runs # of Sessions Day(s) Time Enroll Online
1/24/2017-5/2/2017 15 Tu 10:00AM-11:40AM Enroll!
1/24/2017-5/2/2017 15 Tu 12:00PM-1:40PM Enroll!
1/24/2017-5/2/2017 15 Tu 3:00PM-4:40PM Enroll!
1/18/2017-4/26/2017 15 W 9:00AM-10:40AM Enroll!
1/18/2017-4/26/2017 15 W 11:00AM-12:40PM Enroll!
1/18/2017-4/26/2017 15 W 1:00PM-2:40PM Enroll!
1/18/2017-4/26/2017 15 W 3:00PM-4:40PM Enroll!
1/19/2017-4/27/2017 15 Th 9:00AM-10:40AM Enroll!
1/19/2017-4/27/2017 15 Th 11:00AM-12:40PM Enroll!
1/19/2017-4/27/2017 15 Th 1:00PM-2:40PM Enroll!
1/19/2017-4/27/2017 15 Th 3:00PM-4:40PM Enroll!
1/20/2017-4/28/2017 15 F 9:00AM-10:40AM Enroll!
1/20/2017-4/28/2017 15 F 11:00AM-12:40PM Enroll!
1/20/2017-4/28/2017 15 F 1:00PM-2:40PM Enroll!
1/20/2017-4/28/2017 15 F 3:00PM-4:40PM Enroll!
1/21/2017-4/29/2017 15 Sa 3:00PM-4:40PM Enroll!
To receive credit for this class you must register for the unit with the university in addition to registering with MBAC.

ENS INTERMEDIATE SURFING

This course is perfect for those that have taken ENS Surfing or have some experience surfing. This course will have a more advanced lecture reviewing topics such as swells, surf conditions, and terminology. Surfing at least once a week will make you a better surfer in no time.

Rates

SDSU/UCSD Students FeeFee
$175.00$195.00
View the SPRING 2017 ENS INTERMEDIATE SURFING schedule and pay your fee
ENS INTERMEDIATE SURFING SCHEDULE
Class Runs # of Sessions Day(s) Time Enroll Online
1/24/2017-5/2/2017 15 Tu 10:00AM-11:40AM Enroll!
1/24/2017-5/2/2017 15 Tu 12:00PM-1:40PM Enroll!
1/24/2017-5/2/2017 15 Tu 3:00PM-4:40PM Enroll!
1/18/2017-4/26/2017 15 W 9:00AM-10:40AM Enroll!
1/25/2017-4/26/2017 14 W 1:00PM-2:40PM Enroll!
1/25/2017-4/26/2017 14 W 3:00PM-4:40PM Enroll!
1/26/2017-4/27/2017 14 Th 9:00AM-10:40AM Enroll!
1/26/2017-4/27/2017 14 Th 11:00AM-12:40PM Enroll!
1/26/2017-4/27/2017 14 Th 1:00PM-2:40PM Enroll!
1/26/2017-4/27/2017 14 Th 3:00PM-4:40PM Enroll!
1/20/2017-4/28/2017 15 F 9:00AM-10:40AM Enroll!
1/20/2017-4/28/2017 15 F 11:00AM-12:40PM Enroll!
To receive credit for this class you must register for the unit with the university in addition to registering with MBAC.

ENS ADVANCED SURFING

This course is designed for surfers with experience surfing at least head-high waves. It gives you the opportunity to have a group of fellow surfers to surf with. This class finds the best surf conditions and meets at a different San Diego area surf spot each week.

Rates

SDSU/UCSD Students FeeFee
$135.00$155.00
View the SPRING 2017 ENS ADVANCED SURFING schedule and pay your fee
ENS ADVANCED SURFING SCHEDULE
Class Runs # of Sessions Day(s) Time Enroll Online
1/19/2017-4/27/2017 15 Th 8:00AM-9:40AM Enroll!
To receive credit for this class you must register for the unit with the university in addition to registering with MBAC.

ENS SEA KAYAKING

Sea kayaks are sleek, fast and very seaworthy. With their sit-inside design and the skills you learn in this class, sea kayaks can become an extension of your body and allow you to glide effortlessly over the water. In this class you will learn the basic paddle strokes, assisted and solo re-entry methods, and touring techniques necessary for low risk and fun sea kayaking adventures. This class will explore Mission Bay and, if conditions permit, paddle into the ocean!

Rates

SDSU/UCSD Students FeeFee
$165.00$185.00
View the SPRING 2017 ENS SEA KAYAKING schedule and pay your fee
ENS SEA KAYAKING SCHEDULE
Class Runs # of Sessions Day(s) Time Enroll Online
1/18/2017-4/26/2017 15 W 10:00AM-11:40AM Enroll!
1/18/2017-4/26/2017 15 W 12:00PM-1:40PM Enroll!
1/19/2017-4/27/2017 15 Th 3:00PM-4:40PM Enroll!
1/20/2017-4/28/2017 15 F 10:00AM-11:40AM Enroll!
1/20/2017-4/28/2017 15 F 12:00PM-1:40PM Enroll!
1/20/2017-4/28/2017 15 F 2:00PM-3:40PM Enroll!
To receive credit for this class you must register for the unit with the university in addition to registering with MBAC.

ENS STAND UP PADDLING

Stand up paddling has emerged as an easy and exciting way to combine a strong core workout with the enjoyment of being out on the water. In this fun and active experience, you will learn the fundamentals of stand up paddling including etiquette, safety, equipment, and paddling technique. Every week you will alternate your Stand Up Paddle activity with a bay paddle, SUPYoga, and SUPFit giving you a variety of fitness in this class.

Rates

SDSU/UCSD Students FeeFee
$175.00$195.00
View the SPRING 2017 ENS STAND UP PADDLING schedule and pay your fee
ENS STAND UP PADDLING SCHEDULE
Class Runs # of Sessions Day(s) Time Enroll Online
1/24/2017-5/2/2017 15 Tu 1:00PM-2:40PM Enroll!
1/24/2017-5/2/2017 15 Tu 3:00PM-4:40PM Enroll!
1/18/2017-4/26/2017 15 W 9:00AM-10:40AM Enroll!
1/18/2017-4/26/2017 15 W 11:00AM-12:40PM Enroll!
1/18/2017-4/26/2017 15 W 1:00PM-2:40PM Enroll!
1/18/2017-4/26/2017 15 W 3:00PM-4:40PM Enroll!
1/19/2017-4/27/2017 15 Th 11:00AM-12:40PM Enroll!
1/19/2017-4/27/2017 15 Th 1:00PM-2:40PM Enroll!
1/20/2017-4/28/2017 15 F 9:00AM-10:40AM Enroll!
1/20/2017-4/28/2017 15 F 11:00AM-12:40PM Enroll!
1/20/2017-4/28/2017 15 F 1:00PM-2:40PM Enroll!
1/20/2017-4/28/2017 15 F 3:00PM-4:40PM Enroll!
1/21/2017-4/29/2017 15 Sa 11:00AM-12:40PM Enroll!
To receive credit for this class you must register for the unit with the university in addition to registering with MBAC.

ENS STAND UP PADDLEBOARD YOGA

Learn the fundamentals of yoga on a stand up paddleboard. Instructors will prepare you to practice yoga by focusing on balance, body position, and posture while floating on Mission Bay. Classes will paddle to a peaceful location for instruction from a certified yoga teacher. Feel the connection of body, mind, and spirit in a natural environment.

Rates

SDSU/UCSD Students FeeFee
$190.00$215.00
View the SPRING 2017 ENS STAND UP PADDLEBOARD YOGA schedule and pay your fee
ENS STAND UP PADDLEBOARD YOGA SCHEDULE
Class Runs # of Sessions Day(s) Time Enroll Online
1/19/2017-4/27/2017 15 Th 10:00AM-11:40AM Enroll!
1/19/2017-4/27/2017 15 Th 12:00PM-1:40PM Enroll!
1/20/2017-4/28/2017 15 F 10:00AM-11:40AM Enroll!
1/20/2017-4/28/2017 15 F 12:00PM-1:40PM Enroll!
To receive credit for this class you must register for the unit with the university in addition to registering with MBAC.

ENS BEGINNING ROWING

Learn the fundamentals of one of the most beautiful and classic water sports in the world! You will learn proper rowing technique, oar control, terminology, and water safety in a variety of boats. You will be introduced to the rowing basics in the 16-person training barge and rapidly progress to the traditional eight-oar shells seen in Olympic and collegiate competition. While the first half of the class you will be learning sweep rowing, the second half will give you the opportunity to learn sculling. You will be introduced to sculling technique, terminology, and water safety using the very stable wherry. You will then move into the faster and more responsive training single.

Rates

SDSU/UCSD Students FeeFee
$165.00$185.00
View the SPRING 2017 ENS BEGINNING ROWING schedule and pay your fee
ENS BEGINNING ROWING SCHEDULE
Class Runs # of Sessions Day(s) Time Enroll Online
1/20/2017-4/28/2017 15 F 10:00AM-11:40AM Enroll!
To receive credit for this class you must register for the unit with the university in addition to registering with MBAC.