Physical Education

Sample Schedule (2 year plan)

First Semester
ENG-102 Composition & Speech I 4 s.h.
MAT-121 College Algebra or higher* 4 s.h.
PSY-111 Intro to Psychology 3 s.h.
EDU-216 Intro to Teaching 3 s.h.
EDU-219 Field Experience & Seminar 1 s.h.
SDV-199 College Essentials 1 s.h.
Total 16 s.h.
Second Semester
ENG-103 Composition & Speech II 4 s.h.
PEH-161 Intro to Phys. Ed. 2 s.h.
PSY-121 Developmental Psychology 3 s.h.
HIS-151/152 US History 3 s.h.
PEH-140 First Aid, CPR, AED 1 s.h.
EDU-250 Educ Media & Class Comp 3 s.h.
Total 16 s.h.
Third Semester
BIO-206 Anatomy & Physiology I 4 s.h.
MAT-156 Intro to Statistics 3 s.h.
PSY-223 Child/Adol Psychology 3 s.h.
PEC-127 Care & Prev Athl Injuries 2 s.h.
Art History, Drama or
Foreign Lang
3-4 s.h.
Total 16 s.h.
Fourth Semester
BIO-207 Anatomy & Physiology II 4 s.h.
PHY-106 Survey of Physics 4 s.h.
SOC-110 Intro to Sociology 3 s.h.
Humanities elective 3 s.h.
Total 14 s.h.

* – Appropriate math level needed before enrolling in any math class. See NIACC catalog for list of courses.

Note: Please check with transfer institution for their specific requirements or check with a NIACC counselor/advisor for further transfer planning.

    • If the following sample schedule is followed, an AA degree would be earned. AA degree meets the General Education Requirements for the College of Liberal Arts at most transfer institutions.
    • Check with transfer institution for Foreign Language & Diversity Requirements.
    • Admission requirements vary from institution to institution. Contact the transfer institution for assistance.
    • Suggested schedule dependent on entry level of student.
    • Along w/ BIO-206, PEC-127 & PSY-121, students can take PEC-110 to earn a Coaching Certificate. *Ask for a packet of information.
    • Some transfer institutions may have competitive enrollment. Check with specific colleges to learn more a bout program entrance requirements.

Suggested Electives:

    • PEH-111 Personal Wellness
    • PEH-144 Human Movement Science
    • PEC-161 Sports Officiating
    • BCA-101 Intro to Computers


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