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Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog 2014-2015
Bridgewater State University
  Jan 23, 2018
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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 minimum grade of “C-” in all physical education core and activity courses.

Course Requirements

Activity electives

Complete six additional credits, with at least one credit from each of the five activity areas (A-E). Click here  to view the full chart of activity courses by area.

Health course (3 credits)

Cognate course (3 credits)

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.