Contract Option

120 credits

Upon approval of the Chair of the Department of Health and Human Performance and the advisor, students may graduate with a BS in Physical Education (Contract Option). Students must have completed a minimum of 90 credits in order to select this Option.

Degree Requirements


Courses required for the Option are shown in boldface.
PE 2550 Foundations of Physical Education (TECO) 3
PE 2731 Motor Development (WRCO) 3
PE 3570 Kinesiology 3
PE 3580 Physiology of Exercise 3
Lower-level Physical Education - complete 10 credits of 1000/2000 level Physical Education courses, with minimally two courses (3 credits) from the following [not PEDI] 10
PE 2428 Flexibility, Core, and Balance Training
PE 2525 Group Exercise Leadership
PE 2640 Burdenko Conditioning
PE 2740 Water Exercise Techniques
PE 2831 Resistance Training Techniques
Upper-level Physical Education - complete 24 credits of 3000/4000 level Coaching [not CCDI] or Health Education [not HEDI] or Physical Education courses [not PEDI] 24
BI 2110 Human Anatomy and Physiology I 3
BI 2120 Human Anatomy and Physiology II 3
BI 2130 Human Anatomy and Physiology Laboratory I 1
BI 2140 Human Anatomy and Physiology Laboratory II 1
Quantitative Reasoning in the Discipline Connection - complete one of the following: 3
MA 2300 Statistics I (QRCO)
PE 3560 Measurement and Assessment in Physical Education (QRCO)
General Education:
EN 1200 Composition 3
IS 1111 The First Year Seminar: Critical Thinking and the Nature of Inquiry 3
MA Mathematics Foundations 3
CTDI Creative Thought Directions 6
PPDI Past and Present Directions 6
SSDI Self and Society Directions 6
DICO Diversity Connection 3
GACO Global Awareness Connection 3
INCO Integration Connection 3
WECO Wellness Connection 3
Electives 24

*All course information is from the 2015-2016 Catalog.