Physical Education Exercise Science Option (110A)
Associate in Science Degree
The Associate in Science Degree in Physical Education provides the first two years of a four-year baccalaureate degree for students interested in continuing their studies at a four-year institution of their choice.
This option is designed to prepare students as fitness/exercise specialists in a variety of physical fitness/health enhancement programs. Employment opportunities are available in YMCAs, hospital based wellness programs, health spas, and fitness clubs.
The student/graduate will be able to:
Identify specific wellness behaviors attributed to not only lowering the risk of a disease or disorder, but also preventing it.
Apply healthy eating habits to personal dietary plans.
Initiate a healthy/physical lifestyle by improving personal fitness scores.