Physical Education, Bachelor of Science
TThe Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Education offers students three professional focus areas: Applied Health Fitness, Physical Education Teacher Certification or Physical Education/Health Education Teacher Certification. The core courses of the Physical Education major provide the biological, psychological, philosophical, historic, and social/behavioral science principles in the study of physical activity, exercise, and sport. The impact of physical activity/inactivity on the health, fitness, and quality of life of people of all ages and abilities is also addressed. Students complete the core coursework and select one or more of the options to complete their studies through advanced courses. Each option is organized to reflect the current scholarship and practices in the field and allows students to develop knowledge, skills, attitudes, and a philosophical understanding specific to their future role as a practitioner in the field of Physical Education.
Physical Education Professional Activity Courses
PE 2200 Lifeguard Training
Physical Activity Skills Courses
*All course information is from the 2013-2014 Catalog.