The Human Performance and Sport Department offers coursework leading to a bachelor of arts or bachelor of science degree. Students preparing for work in industry or graduate study can choose from the concentrations of adult fitness and exercise science, , sport industry operations and bachelor of science in athletic training . Those students preparing to teach must complete the coursework in the K-12 Physical Education concentration.
Students seeking teaching credentials in physical education must satisfy the teacher licensure program at Metro State in addition to all the requirements of the Human Performance and Sport Department. Requirements for formal admission to the teacher licensure programs, as listed under the teacher education programs section of this Catalog, must also be met. Students should contact the Teacher Education Department for information regarding teacher licensure programs (West Classroom 136).
Additional requirement: A grade of “C” or better is required for all HPS courses taken in any major/ minor concentrations.