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

Major Requirements/Health (18 credits)
HE-101Strategies for Healthy Living3
HE-260Substance Use and Abuse3
HE-290Health Research Methods3
HE-320Principles of Health Education3
HE-324Human Sexuality3
HE-380Nutrition and Health3
Major Requirements/Physical Education (33 credits)
PE-203Instructional Strategies In Physical Education and Health3
PE-215Fitness Concepts and Measurements3
PE-310Sport and Exercise Psychology3
PE-320Exercise Physiology3
PE-330Biomechanics and Kinesiology3
PE-340Motor Development and Learning3
PE-350Physical Activity in Afterschool Programs4
PE-360Principles of Coaching3
PE-411Adapted Physical Education and Health3
Skills Requirement
Select one course from each of 5 Skills categories: GAMES, AQUA, RHYTH, OUTDR, AND PERF 15
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 Students with Diverse Needs3
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
BY-112Anatomy and Physiology II4
or BY-212 Physiology with Anatomy II
PY-103Introduction to Psychology3
SO-101Introduction to Sociology3
MA-151Statistics with Applications3
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 (0-6 credits)
Select 0-6 credits of free electives0-6
General Education Requirements (27-30 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 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 (fulfilled in Major Requirements with PE-411) and 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: GU or select 6 credits from the SAME foreign language3-6
Experiential Education
Select one course designated with Course Type: EX0
Writing Intensive
Select two courses from Health Studies (HE) or Physical Education designated with Course Type: WT0
Select two courses from Education (ED, EDL, EDS) designated with Course Type: WT
Total Credits128

Additional Endorsements Available

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

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).