Skip to Navigation
Site People More options
Prospective Students Parents and Family Alumni Faculty and Staff Visitors
Masthead Image
Prospective Students
1801 Fayetteville St. Durham NC 27707
919-530-6100 | Fax: 919-530-7976

    North Carolina Central University
   
 
  Dec 17, 2017
 
 
    
University Undergraduate Catalog 2017-2018

Physical Education, Sport Medicine Concentration, B.S.


Return to College of Behavioral and Social Sciences Return to: College of Behavioral and Social Sciences

Curriculum Requirements


This concentration provides students with knowledge, skills and expertise for advanced training in many areas such as physical therapy, occupational therapy, cardiac rehabilitation, exercise physiology/biomechanics.  The concentration qualifies an individual for possible careers in these areas and further scientific training in graduate school.  A 3.3 or better GPA must be attained for admission to a professional school.

1. 124 semester hours:


Complete a maximum of 124 semester hours with a cumulative grade point average of 3.3 or better. The last 30 hours must be completed at NCCU.  Students must repeat ‘D’ and ‘F’ grades in major and non-major required courses.

2. General Education Requirement:


Freshman and sophomore years: complete General Education Curriculum  required by the university as detailed on the four-year course of study.  Students must have a ‘C’ or better in ENG 1110 , ENG 1210 MATH 1100  and MATH 1200 .

3. Program Requirements:


5. Additional Requirements:


If not able to swim, must take PEDU 1100  Beginning Swimming before enrolling in the required PEDU 2100  Intermediate Swimming Course.

Program Notes:


Students must complete and pass, with a ‘C’ or better,  BIOL 1300 , BIOL 1610 , BIOL 1620 , and PEDU 2000  before enrolling in 3000 and 4000 level courses.

Students must complete all course requirements before registering for PEDU 4640 .  Students cannot complete the internship with any grade below a ‘C’ in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and Math courses.

Return to College of Behavioral and Social Sciences Return to: College of Behavioral and Social Sciences