B.S. in Health Studies and Physical Education

Major Requirements/Health and Physical Education (13-15 credits)
HE-101Strategies for Healthy Living3
HE-290Health Research Methods3
HE-320Principles of Health Education3
HE-389Internship in Health and Physical Education1-3
orĀ HE-485 Professional Seminar in Health
HE-440Health Policy3
Cluster Requirements (33 credits)
Select one of the following clusters:33
Fitness and Wellness
Nutrition and Health
Fitness Concepts and Measurements
Sport and Exercise Psychology
Exercise Physiology
Biomechanics and Kinesiology
Motor Development and Learning
Select 11 credits from Course Type: HE.PE/HE.EL
Select 4 credits of PE Skills Courses
Public Health Cluster
Introduction to Public Health
Lifespan Development and Health
Environmental Health Issues
Epidemiology
Health in Developing Countries: A Cross-Cultural Perspective
Community Health
Select 15 credits from Course Type: HE.PE/HE.EL
Interdisciplinary Requirements (17 credits)
BY-111Anatomy and Physiology I4
BY-112Anatomy and Physiology II4
MA-151Statistics with Applications3
SO-101Introduction to Sociology3
PY-103Introduction to Psychology3
Free Electives (33-35 credits)
Select 33-35 credits of free electives33-35
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 MA-1510
Natural Sciences
Fulfilled in Interdisciplinary Requirements with Required 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 of courses designated with Course Type: TL3
Reasoned Oral Discourse
Fulfilled in Major Requirements with HE-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
Total Credits128

Notes

  • 58 credits must be completed at the 200 level or higher.