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PHYSICAL EDUCATION MAJOR, B.S. DEGREE
Exercise Science Option
 

A.  General Education Core Requirement. 33 credits.
       See General Education Requirements 
       Goal 5. Both CHEM 101 and PHYS 101 required as part of Fitness Option Requirements.*  

B. Additional Degree Requirements. 10 credits.
BIOL 206 Human Anatomy and Physiology/4 credits  
Take one of the following:
MATH 171 Statistical Decision Making/3 credits  
MATH 271 Applied Statistics/3 credits  
Take one of the following:
PSYC 101 Introduction to Psychology/3 credits*  
PSYC 221 Life-Span Developmental Psychology/3 credits*  

  

C.  Major Requirements. 76-77 credits.
Professional Core
PHED 275 Foundations of Physical Education and Sport/3 credits            
PHED 386 Biomechanics/4 credits**          
PHED 387 Physiology of Exercise/4 credits**   
PHED 462 Organization and Administration of Health and Physical Education Programs/3 credits
PHED 485 Motor Learning and Control/3 credits**
TOTAL/17 credits

Activity Requirements
PHED 116 Beginning Weight Training/1 credit  
Take one of the following:
PHED 103 Beginning Gymnastics/1 credit  
PHED 131 Beginning Modern Dance/1 credit  
PHED 134 Track and Field/1 credit  
Take one of the following:
PHED 104 Beginning Tennis/1 credit  
PHED 108 Beginning Golf/1 credit  
PHED 120 Beginning Racquetball/1 credit  
Take one of the following:
PHED 112 Water Aerobics/1 credit
PHED 127 Aerobic Dancing/1 credit  
Take one of the following:
PHED 110 Non-Swimming/1 credit  
PHED 111 Beginning Swimming/1 credit  
PHED 211 Intermediate Swimming/1 credit  
PHED 212 Lifeguarding and Emergency Water Safety/2 credits  
PHED 315 Water Safety Instructor/2 credits
TOTAL/5 or 6 credits  

Fitness Option Requirements
BIOL 207 Human Anatomy and Physiology/4 credits*
CHEM 101 General Chemistry/4 credits*
PHYS 101 General Physics/4 credits*
PHED 364  Adapted Physical Education/3 credits
PHED 385 Sport Psychology/3 credits**  
PHED 392 Fitness Internship/8 credits  
PHED 486 Practicum/2 credits
PHED 487  Practicum/2 credits
PHED 488 Advanced Fitness Concepts/3 credits
PHED 497 Special Projects/3 credits  
HLTH 205 Health and Wellness/3 credits
HLTH 260 Emergency Care and First Aid/3 credits
HLTH 335 Nutrition/3 credits  
HLTH 410 Health Promotion/3 credits
COMM 101 Oral Communication/3 credits  
Take one of the following:
MANG 360 Principles of Management/3 credits  
MARK 380 Principles of Marketing/3 credits
TOTAL/54 credits  

D.  General Electives/0-1 credit 

E.   Total Credits Required for B.S. Degree with Exercise Science Option   -  120
       Courses in which students must have a grade of C- or higher.*
       Courses in which students must have a grade of C or higher.**

PHYSICAL EDUCATION MAJOR, B.S. DEGREE
Athletic Training
 

A.  General Education Core Requirements. 33 credits
See General Education Requirements 

B. Additional Degree Requirements. 10 credits
BIOL 206 Human Anatomy and Physiology/4 credits  
Math 271 Applied Statistics/3 credits
PSYC 101 Introduction to Psychology/3 credits  
C. Major Requirements. 83 credits.
Professional Core
PHED 275 Foundations of Physical Education and Sport/3 credits  
PHED 386 Biomechanics/4 credits
PHED 387 Physiology of Exercise/4 credits  
TOTAL/11 credits 

Athletic Training Option Requirements
Required Courses:
PHYS 101 General Physics I/4 credits*  
PHYS 102 General Physics II/4 credits*  
BIOL 207 Human Anatomy and Physiology/4 credits 
HLTH 205 Health and Wellness/3 credits  
HLTH 260  Emergency Health Care and First Aid/3 credits  
HLTH 335 Nutrition/3 credits 
HLTH 340 Pharmacology/2 credits 
PHED 200 Introduction to Athletic Training/3 credits
PHED 210 Clinical Methods in Athletic Training/3 credits 
PHED 300 Injury Mechanism and Assessment I (Lower Extremity)/3 credits         
PHED 310 Injury Mechanism and Assessment II (Upper Extremity)/3 credits  
PHED 320 Therapeutic Modalities/2 credits
PHED 325 Therapeutic Exercise/3 credits 
PHED 330 Injury Mechanism and Assessment III (Head, Neck and Spine)/3 credits  
PHED 385 Sport Psychology/3 credits  
PHED 410 Athletic Training Administration/2 credits
PHED 420  Medical Aspects of Athletic Training/2 credits  
PHED 470 Research in Health, Physical Education and Recreation/3 credits  
Take one of the following:
CHEM 101 General Chemistry/4 credits*  
or CHEM 111 Fundamentals of Chemistry/4 credits*  
TOTAL/53* 
 
Activity Requirements
PHED 116 Beginning Weight Training/1 credit
Complete one of the following: 
PHED 110 Non-Swimmers/1 credit  
PHED 111 Beginning Swimming/1 credit
PHED 112  Water Aerobics/1 credit  
PHED 211 Intermediate Swimming/1 credit  
PHED 212  Lifeguard/Emergency Water Safety/1 credit  
PHED 315 Water Safety Instruction/1 credit  
TOTAL/2 credits  


Clinical Requirements

PHED 371 Practicum in Athletic Training I/1 credit
PHED 372 Practicum in Athletic Training II/1 credit  
PHED 471 Practicum in Athletic Training III/1 credit  
PHED 472 Practicum in Athletic Training IV/1 credit  
PHED 473 Practicum in Athletic Training V/1 credit  
PHED 492 Clinical Internship in Athletic Training/12 credits  
TOTAL/17 credits 

*One of the above courses will count as a general education course under Goal 5 and will be considered as 4 credits of the 33 total required credits.

D.  Total Credits Required for B.S. Degree with Athletic Training   -  126

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