Physical Education/Athletic Training/Exercise Science

Prerequisites for specific courses are noted in the IVCC Catalog.

WHAT FOLLOWS IS A SAMPLE CURRICULUM FOR FULL-TIME STUDENTS pursuing either an Associate in Arts Degree or Associate in Science Degree (guide sheets in Counseling Center). Program requirements vary from university to university. Consult a Counselor to choose your courses.

First YearCredits
ALH 1000 Introduction To Nutrition3  
ENG 1001 English Composition I3  
Fine Arts Group II3  
Life or Physical Science3  
Social Science3  
ENG 1002 English Composition II  3
Humanities Group I  3
Social Science  3
Social Science  3
Major Course - Select a Univ. Requirement  3
Year Total: 15 15
Second YearCredits
BIO 1007 Anatomy & Physiology I4  
SPH 1001 Fundamentals of Speech3  
Humanities/Fine Arts Group I, II, or III3  
Major Course - Select a Univ. requirement3  
BIO 1008 Anatomy & Physiology II  4
HPE 1003 Personal and Community Health  2
Humanities/Fine Arts Group I, II, III or IV   3
Life or Physical Science Lab  4
Elective Course  1
Year Total: 16 14
Total Credit Hours:  60


  • Minimum 60 Semester Hours with 2.0 GPA
  • Gen Ed Requirements for AA or AS degree
  • "C" or better in ENG 1001, ENG 1002, and SPH 1001
  • Non-western requirement (1 course)
  • Application for Graduation


ACT 1010, ALH 1000, 1001, 2201, BIO 1002. 1009
BUS 1010, EDC 2000, HPE 1000, 1001, 1002, 1003
HPE 1004, 1008 (Summer only) 1020, 1021
PSY 1000, 2001

For Science Gen Ed requirements 1 course must be completed in Life Science and 1 course in Physical Science.
There may be additional requirements for transfer admission not included in the sample curriculum above. Consult with a Counselor to develop your individual plan of study.