Curriculum & Courses
Requirements for a Bachelor of Science in Physical Education
he physical education undergraduate degree is registered in New York and accredited by NCATE, the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education.
The following table summarizes all requirements for a Bachelor of Science in physical education. For an overview of a particular course, click on its title. Our Course Descriptions page lists all education courses. For one possible breakdown of the major by semester, see the Plan of Study.
† The Clare College curriculum also includes a three-credit quantitative reasoning requirement.
Physical education majors satisfy this requirement by passing any of the mathematics courses listed in the above table under Quantitative Reasoning
For more information on the degree in physical education, contact
Ms. Claire Watson, Chair
If you wish to apply to this program, contact the Undergraduate Admissions Office at St. Bonaventure University at 1 (800) 462-5050 for undergraduate admission materials.
Plan of Study for a Bachelor of Science in Physical Education
This sequence illustrates how requirements hanges in the sequence of the plan of study below may be desirable. These must be made in consultation with the student's academic adviser. To see the title of a course in the plan of study, simply pass the cursor over the course's number. To see an overview of a course, click on its number. A list of all chemistry courses is found on our Course Descriptions page. Note that chemistry lectures and labs are separate courses.
Elementary and Secondary Field Blocks must be completed prior to student teaching.
Field Blocks may be rearranged depending on semester of student teaching.
*Proof of lifeguard certification required by the end of the second year.