Physical Education

student on pull up bar

San Jacinto Campus
(951) 487-MSJC (6752)
1-800-624-5561

Menifee Valley Campus
(951) 672-MSJC (6752)
1-800-452-3335

Degree(s)

Transfer:

A.S.-T in Kinesiology for Transfer
(using General Education Requirements Option B or C)

Non-Transfer:

A.A. in Physical Education
(with General Education Requirements Option A)

Certificate(s)

None

Employment Concentration Certificate(s)

None

Program Description

The Physical Education Department offers a non-transfer degree in physical education as well as a transfer degree in Kinesiology. It offers extensive courses including fitness and activity courses, and theory courses to increase understanding of competitive sports.

Physical Education is both an activity curriculum and an academic area of study emphasizing the physical and psychological aspects of human movement and performance. Exercise, activity and sports are an important component in the development of well-rounded individuals interested in physical and mental well-being and the productive use of leisure time.