May 27, 2018  
Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog 2013-2014 
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Physical Education, Recreation Concentration, BS

Department: Movement Arts, Health Promotion and Leisure Studies 

This concentration provides the physical education major with the knowledge and skills necessary to pursue careers in a wide variety of leisure service settings. Specifically, students who have combined the study of physical education with the recreation concentration will be capable of arranging leisure time experiences and providing leadership for children and adults in government, industry and community service agencies.

Grade Requirement

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

Six additional activity credits. At least one credit each from Areas A, B, C, D, E (see below) (6 credits)

Required Health Course

Total minimum credits: 60

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