Physical Education Academic Plan

This 4-year plan will help guide you through your pathway to profession with your Physical Education major. It is a sampling of the route you can take to your degree. (The contents of this 4-year plan are subject to modifications.)

Credit hours required to graduate:124
Freshman Fall
CourseCredits
COMP 201Writing 13
GNST 110Friends Experience 11
PHED 105Concepts of Physical Fitness2
EDUC 110Introduction to Teaching3
Social Science & History General Education Course3
Arts General Education Course3
Hours15
Freshman Spring
CourseCredits
COMP 202Writing 23
GNST 111Friends Experience 21
Business General Education Course3
EDUC 251Psychology Applied to Teaching3
PHED 150Community First Aid & Safety2
World Religion & Christianity General Education Course3
Hours15
Sophomore Fall
CourseCredits
MATH 111College Algebra3
EDUC 299Cornerstone Course for Teacher Education2
NATS 120Biological Science/Lab4
PHED 250Personal & Community Health 3
REL 101Faith at Friends3
Elective Course/Varsity Sport1
Hours16
Sophomore Spring
CourseCredits
EDUC 310Exceptional Child 2
EDUC 311Practicum for Special Populations1
Humanities General Education Course3
NATS 220Principles of Anatomy & Physiology/Lab4
PHED 220History & Philosophy of Physical Education3
PHED 315Teaching Team Sports3
Hours16
Junior Fall
CourseCredits
PHED 310Teaching Individual & Dual Sports3
PHED 340Motor Learning & Development3
PHED 345Management of Health, Physical Education, & Sport3
EDUC 335Technology in the Classroom3
Personal & Social Responsibility General Education Course3
World Religion & Christianity General Education Course3
Hours18
Junior Spring
CourseCredits
PHED 435Kinesiology & Biomechanics for Physical Education & Recreation3
EDUC 325Reading in Secondary School2
EDUC 336Classroom Assessment3
EDUC 417Special Methods for Secondary Teachers: Physical Education3
HLSC 150Nutrition 3
PHED 410Adapted Physical Education3
Hours17
Senior Fall
CourseCredits
PHED 450Test & Measurements in Physical Education2
PHED 460Applied Exercise Physiology/Lab for Physical Education & Recreation4
EDUC 350Methods for Teaching Physical Education: PreK-63
Culture & Diversity General Education Course3
Oral Communication General Education Course3
Hours15
Senior Spring
CourseCredits
EDUC 490Senior Practicum 1
EDUC 494PreK-12 Secondary St Teaching4.5
EDUC 496PreK-12 Elementary St Teaching4.5
EDUC 499Capstone in Teacher Education2
Hours12
Total Credit Hours:124