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    Southern Oregon University
  Dec 11, 2017
2011-12 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Health and Physical Education, BA or BS

Requirements for the Major (Health and Physical Education)


Fulfill baccalaureate degree requirements.


Complete all coursework for the major (77 credits).


Complete courses within the major that satisfy the writing and capstone experience requirements of the major.


Maintain at least a 2.5 GPA in all courses taken for the major.


Health and physical education majors complete the capstone experience during their senior year. This is usually a field experience appropriate for the student’s projected career involving placement in a fitness/wellness, athletic training, classroom, medical setting, or outdoor recreation setting. Students are required to write a significant paper about the experience and to make an oral presentation to their peers.