Physical Education/Sport & Recreational Management (PED.S.AA)
64.0-66.0 Credit Hours
This program is designed for students seeking physical education or sport and recreation management careers and will fulfill the freshman and sophomore educational requirements at most four-year colleges or universities. The track in Physical Education prepares students for a career in sports pedagogy, the teaching of physical education pre-K through 12. Students complete the two-year degree and transfer, continuing with the requirements needed to obtain their teaching license. The track in Sport and Recreation Management provides two years of a solid foundation in sport related business. It also contains a Coaching short-term certificate. Course work includes facility management, sport promotion, coaching and leadership along with many other respective components of the industry. Students are prepared to enter the profession or transfer for completion of a baccalaureate degree. Students are required to demonstrate competency by earning a C grade or better in all ENS courses for their degree. Students will need to be in good standings before department approval is given for Practicum.
- Organize and develop a variety of programming illustrating progression and appropriate application.
- Interpret and apply best practice and work within the scope of practice.
- Analyze the principles of a healthy lifestyle and explain its impact on society.