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B.A. Degree in Physical Education

B.A. Degree in Physical Education

Description
To receive the B.A. Degree in Physical Education (non-teaching), the student must meet the minimum university requirements and specific requirements for the program. Completion of 128 credits is required for this degree which includes the Liberal Arts and Sciences Core (42 credits).

Core Requirements ( 45 credits )

This major is for students who DO NOT plan to complete licensure in teaching.

HLTH 110 Personal Health and Wellness (3)
HLTH 125 First Aid and CPR (2)
PE 160 Swimming I (1) or
PE 161 Swimming II (1)
PE 191 Activities Course: Dance (2)
PE 192 Activities Course: Gymnastics (1)
PE 193 Activities Course: Elementary School (2)
PE 194 Activities Course: Non-Traditional (1)
PE 200 Foundations of Physical Education (3)
PE 310 Sport and Play in the United States (3)
PE 311 Motor Learning (2)
PE 320 Anatomical Kinesiology (3)
PE 321 Human Physiology (3)
PE 360 Elementary Methods in Physical Education (3)
PE 361 Secondary Methods in Physical Education (3)
PE 362 Middle School Methods in Physical Education (2)
PE 420 Biomechanics (3)
PE 421 Physiology of Exercise (3)
PE 452 Adaptive Physical Education (3)
PE 474 Tests and Measurements in Physical Education (3)

Restricted Electives ( 3 credits )

Students must earn one credit in courses that focus on physical fitness, one credit in courses that focus on team sports, and one credit in courses that focus on individual sports. Consult your academic advisor when making your selections from the listed courses.
 
PE 100 Aerobic Dance (1)
PE 102 Weight Training I (1)
PE 112 Bowling (1)
PE 114 Golf (1)
PE 116 Tennis I (1)
PE 124 Badminton (1)
PE 130 Volleyball I (1)
PE 132 Basketball (1)
PE 134 Soccer (1)