Academics

Sport and Fitness Major (35 Hours)

Required (27 hours)

  • PES-1119 Weight Training and Cardiovascular Activities
  • PES-3200 Principles and Perspectives of Physiology
  • PES-3400 Applied Anatomy and Physiology
  • PES-4625 Teaching Individual and Dual Sports Activities
  • PES-4635 Teaching Team Sports Activities
  • PES-4730 Management of Physical Activity Programs
  • PES-4970 Sport and Fitness Practicum/Internship (4 hours)

Select one of the following (3 hours)

  • PES-3600 Kinesiology
  • PES-4410 Biomechanics
  • PES-4420 Exercise Physiology

Select one of the following (2 hours)

  • PES-3810 Physical Activities for the Young Child
  • PES-3820 Group Fitness Theories and Methods
  • PES-3830 Senior Fitness Theories and Methods

Select two of the following (2 hours)

  • PES-1108 Aerobics
  • PES-1110 Yoga I
  • PES-1212 Volleyball
  • PES-1213 Badminton
  • PES-1214 Tennis
  • PES-1701 Self Defense
  • PES-1226 Golf

Electives Select from the following (8 hours)

  • PES-1111 Yoga II
  • PES-1121 First Aid Safety/Injury Prevention
  • PES-2000 Wellness and Wholeness
  • PES-4101/BIO 4100 General Nutrition
  • PES-4110 Fitness Activities and Technology
  • PES-4200 Fitness Testing and Exercise Prescription
  • PES-4300 Community Health
  • PES-4431 Physical Growth/Motor Development
  • PES-4640 Dance Activities
  • PES-4645 Adventure Education
  • PES-4650 Physical Activities for the Exceptional Child
  • PES-4740 Measurement and Evaluation

***This program does NOT meet the requirements for teacher certification. If you are interested in becoming a physical education teacher click the link to access the Physical Education page***