B.S. in Health Studies/Physical Education and Education with an Endorsement in K-12 Education in Health/Physical Education

Major Requirements/Health Studies (30 credits)
HE-101Strategies for Healthy Living3
HE-212Lifespan Development and Health3
HE-260Substance Use and Abuse3
HE-290Health Research Methods3
HE-324Human Sexuality3
HE-380Nutrition and Health3
HE-435Community Health3
HE-440Health Policy3
Select 6 credits of Guided Electives from courses designated with Course Type: HEPE6
Major Requirements/Physical Education (18 credits)
PE-310Sport and Exercise Psychology3
PE-320Exercise Physiology3
PE-330Biomechanics and Kinesiology3
PE-340Motor Development and Learning3
Select at least one Skills course from each category: Individual, Dual, and Team6
Major Requirements/Education K-12 (24 credits) 1
ED-250Foundations of Teaching and Learning3
EDL-201Educational Psychology3
EDL-206Child and Adolescent Development3
ED-319Content Literacy3
ED-320Teaching Students with Diverse Needs3
ED-416
416S
Clinical Practice
and Clinical Practice Seminar 2
9
Interdisciplinary Requirements (17 credits)
BY-111Anatomy and Physiology I4
or BY-211 Physiology with Anatomy I
BY-112Anatomy and Physiology II4
or BY-212 Physiology with Anatomy II
PY-103Introduction to Psychology3
SO-101Introduction to Sociology3
MA-105Mathematical Modeling in the Social Sciences3
or MA-203 Foundations of Elementary Mathematics I
Education K-12 Certificate Requirements (6 credits) 1
ED-378Methods of Teaching Health K-123
ED-379Methods of Teaching Physical Education K-123
Free Electives (3 credits)
Select 3 credits of free electives3
General Education Requirements (30 credits)
First Year Seminar
FY-101First Year Seminar3
Reading and Writing
EN-101College Composition I3
EN-102College Composition II3
Mathematics
Fulfilled in Interdisciplinary Requirements with Mathematics (MA) Course0
Natural Sciences
Fulfilled in Interdisciplinary Requirements with Biology (BY) Courses0
Literature
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: LIT3
Aesthetics and Creativity
Select 3 credits from Art, Music, Theatre, or Dance3
Technological Literacy
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: TL3
Reasoned Oral Discourse
Fulfilled in the Major Requirements with HE-212 or ED-3200
Historical Perspective
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: HS.SV3
Social Science
Fulfilled in Interdisciplinary Requirements with PY-1030
Historical Perspective/Social Sciences
Fulfilled in Interdisciplinary Requirements with SO-1010
Interdisciplinary Perspectives
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: ISP3
Cultural Diversity and Global Understanding or Foreign Language
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: CD and 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: GU or select 6 credits from the SAME foreign language6
Experiential Education
Select one course designated with Course Type: EX0
Writing Intensive
Select two courses from Health Studies (HE) designated with Course Type: WT0
Select two courses from Education (ED, EDL, EDS) designated with Course Type: WT
Total Credits128
1

Minimum grade of "C" required for Education Courses

2

Students must complete the appropriate test requirement(s) with a passing score PRIOR to Student Teaching.

Notes

  • 58 credits must be completed at the 200 level or higher.
  • Education majors are required to have an overall GPA of 3.00 for State Certification.
  • By state regulation, all Education Majors seeking content area endorsement must complete 30 content credits (12+ credits at the 300+ level).