Exercise Science, Health and Physical Education, Recreation and Wellness - Associate of Arts (Major Code - HPES)
The Exercise Science, Health and Physical Education, Recreation and Wellness Associate of Arts degree is intended for students interested in fitness, recreation, or sports, and it is designed for transfer into university degree programs in physical education teaching and/or athletic coaching. To ensure seamless transfer, students must develop their specific program of study in close coordination with a Cochise College advisor.
GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS (AGEC-A) 35 CREDITS
Composition 6 credits
Mathematics 3-5 credits
|MAT 142||College Mathematics**||
|MAT 151||Precalculus Algebra**||
| ||or higher (3-5 credits)||
Laboratory Sciences 8 credits
|BIO 156||Introductory Biology for Allied Health*||
|BIO 181||General Biology I (for majors)**||
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| ||Laboratory sciences||
Arts 3 credits
Humanities 3 credits
Social and Behavioral Sciences 6 credits
General Education Electives 4-6 credits
General education electives must be chosen from the general education list. See www.cochise.edu/AGEC.
Six credits of arts, humanities, social and behavioral sciences, or general education electives must be chosen from the current listing of intensive writing courses. See www.cochise.edu/AGEC.
LANGUAGE REQUIREMENT 0-16 CREDITS
Non-English language second- or fourth-semester proficiency
University non-English language requirements vary. Check with your advisor.
CORE CURRICULUM 8 CREDITS
|BIO 201||Human Anatomy and Physiology I***||
|BIO 202||Human Anatomy and Physiology II**||
ELECTIVES (AS NEEDED TO COMPLETE 64 CREDITS)
Elective courses must be transferable to the university or universities to which the student plans to transfer. See www.aztransfer.com.
TOTAL DEGREE REQUIREMENTS 64 CREDITS