May 23, 2018  
Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog 2013-2014 
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Physical Education, Recreation and Fitness Club Administration Concentration, BS

Department: Movement Arts, Health Promotion and Leisure Studies 

A concentration in recreation and fitness club administration prepares physical education majors to work with a variety of clientele at recreation and commercial fitness clubs. Concepts and principles related to cardiovascular health, physical activity and recreation program development and administration are emphasized. Practical field experiences are an essential component of this concentration.

Grade Requirement

Students must achieve a grade of “C-” or higher in the Physical Education Core courses and Activity Requirements listed below.

Two additional credits selected from Areas A, B, C, D and E

  1. Individual/Dual Sports
  2. Team Sports
  3. Dance
  4. Aquatics
  5. Fitness/Wellness

See Activity Requirements by Area below.

Required Health Course

Total minimum credits: 53

Core Curriculum Requirements

A minimum of 120 earned credit hours is required for graduation. These earned hours include the Core Curriculum Requirements as specified in the “Undergraduate Academic Programs ” section of this catalog and at the Core Curriculum website, For additional graduation requirements, see the “Undergraduate Academic Policies ” section of this catalog.

Activity Courses by Area



Individual/Dual Sports Team Sports Dance Aquatics Fitness/Wellness
   PHED 178 - Disc Sports         
     DANP 259 - Theory and Practice of Latin Social Dance      
         PHED 360 - Initiative Games II