|Physical Education Programs & Degrees|
The physical education curriculum offers the student an opportunity to obtain a Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Physical Education or a major in Athletic Training. The program also offers a concentration in Strength and Conditioning. Minors are offered in Coaching and Physical Education.
Required Core Courses
In addition to the General Education requirements necessary for graduation, the following courses are required of all majors in Physical Education and Athletic Training:
Physical Education Major:
The physical education major consists of the previously mentioned Physical Education Core courses plus 17 semester hours in Physical Education course electives as follows:
Physical Education - Teacher Education
In addition to the Physical Education Core courses, the Teacher Education program in Physical Education involves 17 semester hours in other Physical Education courses, 14 semester hours in Physical Education Methods courses, 12 semester hours in Education courses and a semester-long (12 semester hours) student teaching practicum.
Strength and Conditioning Concentration
This concentration consists of the 26 semester hour Physical Education Core, plus a 28-31 semester hour concentration consisting of the following courses:
A minor in coaching, open to any student at Limestone College, involves a total of 18-21 hours of study, consisting of six core courses and two electives:
Physical Education Minor
A minor in physical education involves 20 semester hours as follows: