The AA Physical Education (PHED) degree is designed for direct entry work in fitness/sports job markets or K-12Physical Education teacher.Itis not tailored for students on physical therapy, athletic training, or high school coaching routes.
The Physical Education Department offers activities that will not only satisfy graduation requirements, but will be of carry-over value and of recreational interest to students. This program also carries service courses that may be taken as an elective for the non-major or as a part of required courses towards a major in Physical Education. Other courses are taught for students pursuing majors in related fields.
Degrees & Certificates
Average entry-level salary $18,029
K-12 PE Teacher
Average entry-level salary $43,119
All data listed above incorporates Central Texas jobs and entry wages found on http://www.texaswages.com/WDAWages
The AA Physical Education degree can lead to transfer in Exercise Sport Science, Kinesiology, and/or Sports Management. AA PHED students interested in these bachelor’s degrees must work with an academic advisor to determine transferrable course work