PROGRAMS of STUDY
HPETE: HEALTH and PHYSICAL EDUCATION P-12 MAJOR: The program prepares students seeking P-12 teacher certification in health and physical education. Students must choose the Secondary Education Minor with this major. Lead Instructor: Dr. Jill Day.
SPORT MEDICINE: EXERCISE SCIENCE AREA: This area of concentration prepares the students to pursue careers in rehabilitation, health promotion in the workplace, fitness/wellness centers, and /or graduate studies in exercise science and wellness.
Lead Professor: Dr. Roscoe Bowen.
SPORT LEADERSHIP : SPORT MANAGEMENT AREA: This area prepares students for a variety of administrative positions within the sport, education, tourism and recreational industries. A minor in this area is also available. Lead Instructor: Dr. Thomas Bell
AQUATIC MANAGEMENT MINOR: The minor program provides national instructor certifications: water safety instructor, lifeguard training instructor, professional rescuer, CPR instructor, waterfront lifeguard instructor.
ATHLETIC COACHING MINOR: The minor prepares interested students with the necessary background and experience to become a coach.
SPORT MANAGEMENT MINOR: The minor prepares students with necessary materials for leadership in areas of sport facility management, educational, governmental, recreation, tourism and the healthcare industry.