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

Major Requirements/Health (15 credits)
HE-101Strategies for Healthy Living3
HE-260Substance Use and Abuse3
HE-290Health Research Methods3
HE-324Human Sexuality3
HE-380Nutrition and Health3
Major Requirements/Physical Education (31 credits)
PE-203Instructional Strategies In Physical Education and Health3
PE-310Sport and Exercise Psychology3
PE-320Exercise Physiology3
PE-330Biomechanics and Kinesiology3
PE-340Motor Development and Learning3
PE-350School-Based Physical Activity4
PE-360Principles of Coaching3
PE-411Adapted Physical Education and Health3
(Satisfies Cultural Diversity in General Education)
Skills Requirement
Select one course from each of 6 Skills categories: GAMES, AQUA, RHYTH, OUTDR, PERF, AND FIT 16
Major Requirements/Education K-12 (24 credits) 2
ED-250Psychological and Philosophical Foundations of Education3
EDS-330Foundations of Special Education: Development Across the Lifespan3
EDS-336Classroom Management3
ED-319Content Literacy3
ED-320Teaching English Language Learners in Mainstream Classroom3
(Satisfies Reasoned Oral Discourse (RD) in General Education)
ED-416
416S
Clinical Practice
and Clinical Practice Seminar 3
9
Interdisciplinary Requirements (17 credits)
BY-111Anatomy and Physiology I4
or BY-211 Physiology with Anatomy I
(Satisfies Natural Sciences in General Education)
BY-112Anatomy and Physiology II4
or BY-212 Physiology with Anatomy II
(Satisfies Natural Sciences in General Education)
PY-103Introduction to Psychology ((Satisfies Social Science Survey (SS.SV) in General Education))3
SO-101Introduction to Sociology3
(Satisfies Social Science Survey (SS.SV) in General Education)
MA-105Mathematical Modeling in the Social Sciences3
(Satisfies Mathematics in General Education)
Education K-12 Certificate Requirements (6 credits) 2
ED-378Methods of Teaching Elementary Physical Education and Health3
ED-379Methods of Teaching Secondary Physical Education and Health3
Free Electives (3 credits) 4
Select up to 3 free elective credits. 43
General Education Requirements (24 credits) 5
Complete 24 credits as outlined on the General Education table. 524
Total Credits120

Additional Endorsements Available

  • ESL - English as a Second Language - K-12
  • TSD - Teacher of Students with Disabilities - K12

Notes

  • 54 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).
First Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
EN-101 College Composition I3EN-102 College Composition II3
PY-103 Introduction to Psychology (Gen*Ed Social Science Survey (SS.SV)3PE-203 Instructional Strategies In Physical Education and Health3
SO-101 Introduction to Sociology (Gen*Ed Social Science Survey (SS.SV)3PE-xxx Physical Education Skill/Activity Course (see curriculum chart)1
HE-101 Strategies for Healthy Living3PE-xxx Physical Education Skill/Activity Course (see curriculum chart)1
FO-xxx Gen*Ed World Language3MA-105 Mathematical Modeling in the Social Sciences (Gen*Ed Mathematics)3
 ED-250 Psychological and Philosophical Foundations of Education3
Semester Credits15Semester Credits14
Second Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
ED-320 Teaching English Language Learners in Mainstream Classroom (Gen*Ed Reasoned Oral Discourse (RD) and Writing Intensive (WT3BY-112 Anatomy and Physiology II or 212 (Gen*Ed Natural Science (NS) BY,CE,PH,SC,GL)4
BY-111 Anatomy and Physiology I or 211 (Gen*Ed Natural Science (NS) BY,CE,PH,SC,GL)4PE-xxx Physical Education Activity/Skill Course (See curriculum chart)1
HE-290 Health Research Methods (Gen*Ed Writing Intensive (WT)3EDS-330 Foundations of Special Education: Development Across the Lifespan (Gen*Ed WT)3
HE-260 Substance Use and Abuse3HE-324 Human Sexuality3
Gen*Ed Historical Perspectives (HS.SV)3PE-310 Sport and Exercise Psychology3
 PE-xxx Physical Education Skills/Activity Course (see curriculum chart)1
Semester Credits16Semester Credits15
Third Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
EDS-336 Classroom Management3ED-319 Content Literacy (Gen*Ed WT)3
HE-380 Nutrition and Health3ED-378 Methods of Teaching Elementary Physical Education and Health3
PE-320 Exercise Physiology3PE-330 Biomechanics and Kinesiology3
PE-340 Motor Development and Learning3PE-360 Principles of Coaching3
PE-350 School-Based Physical Activity (Gen*Ed Experiential Education (ExEd))4EN-2xx Gen*Ed Literature (LIT)3
Semester Credits16Semester Credits15
Fourth Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
ED-379 Methods of Teaching Secondary Physical Education and Health3ED-416 Clinical Practice (Gen*Ed Experiential Education (ExEd)8
PE-411 Adapted Physical Education and Health (Gen*Ed Cultural Diversity (CD)3ED-416S Clinical Practice Seminar1
Gen*Ed Aesthetics (AT) AR,DA,MU,TH3Free Elective3
PR-4xx Gen*Ed Interdisciplinary Perspectives (ISP)3 
PE-xxx Physical Education Activity/Skill Course (see curriculum chart)1 
PE-xxx Physical Education Activity/Skill Course (see curriculum chart)1 
Gen*Ed TL, Technological Literacy3 
Semester Credits17Semester Credits12
Total Credits 120