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Recreation/Leisure A.S.

Department: College Center

Total Credit Hours: 66 credits

Required Courses

SCC Institutional Requirements

  • Complete specific program requirements as listed below.
  • Complete a minimum of 15 credit hours at SCC.
  • Earn a 2.00 cumulative grade point average.
SubjectCourseTitleCredits
General Education Requirements (30 credits)
Mathematics MAT 158 College Algebra* 4
Communications ENG 101 English Composition I* 3
ENG 102 English Composition II* 3
SPE 101 Oral Communication 3
SPE 110 Interpersonal Communication**
Social Science HIS 101 or US History to 1877 or 3
HIS 102 or US History Since 1877 or
HIS 115 or US History Since 1945 or
HIS 270 or History of Missouri or
POL 101 or American Government or
POL 102 U.S. History or American Government
Natural Science
One lecture course from group 1 and corresponding lab
BIO 110/113 or Human Biology with Lab or 3-4
BIO 105/106 Essentials of Biology with Lab
Natural Science
One lecture course from group 2 and corresponding lab
PHY 111/113  or Introduction to Physical Science with Lab or 3-4
PHY 125/127 or Introduction to Physical Geology with Lab or
PHY 130/131 or Astronomy with Lab or
CHM 101/103  Introduction to Chemistry with Lab 
Elective + Humanities or Social Sciences Elective 3
CPT 105 Computer Ethics 3
Core Course Requirements (29 credits)
Physical Education PHE 103 Health 3
PHE 105 First Aid 2
PHE 106 Personal Wellness 2
PHE 205 Foundations of PE Sport 3
PHE 250 History & Philosophy of Sport  3
PHE 270 Sociology of Sport  3
PHE 275  Psychology of Sports 3
Physical Activity Courses (1 hour each semester) 4
Recreation & Leisure PHE 204 Introduction to Recreation & Leisure 3
PHE 208 Outdoor Recreation & Leisure 3
Elective (6 credits)
Any ART, ACTANT 6
BUS 101 Introduction to Business
ENG 125 Business Writing
MAT 175 Introduction to Statistics
Total Required Hours: 64-66 credits

+ Humanities/Social Science Electives – Typical social science courses include history, political science, sociology, psychology and economics. Humanities courses typically include literature, philosophy and non-applied art, music and theater courses. Check transfer school's requirements before choosing these courses.

* The Academic Skills assessment or appropriate ACT scores are required before enrolling in math or English courses.

* Check with thetransfer institution to see which course is required for the desired physical education degree.

Per College policy Individual students may be required to take COL 101.

Suggested Schedule Planning

CourseTitleCredits
First Semester (15 credits)
ENG 101 English Composition I 3
HIS 101 or US History to 1877 or 3
HIS 102 or US History Since 1877 or
HIS 115 or US History Since 1945 or
HIS 270 or History of Missouri or
POL 101 or American Government or
POL 102 State & Local Government
MAT 158 College Algebra-General Education 4
PHE 204 Intro to Recreation & Leisure 3
PHE Activity Course 1
Spring Semester (16-17 credits)
Science Group 1 Biology 3-4
CPT 105 Business/Computer Ethics 3
ENG 102 English Composition II 3
SPE 101 or Oral Communications or 3
SPE 110 Interpersonal Communication
PHE 205 Foundations of PE, Health and Sport 3
PHE Activity Course 1
Fall Semester (17-18 credits)
Science Group 2 Chemistry or Physical Science 3-4
General Education Elective+ Humanities or Social Science Elective+ 3
PHE 208 Outdoor Recreation and Leisure 3
PHE 105 First Aid/Safety 2
PHE 106 Personal Wellness 2
PHE 270 Sociological Aspects of PE and Sport 3
PHE Activity Course 1
Spring Semester (16 credits)
Major Elective+ 3
Major Elective+ 3
PHE 103 Concepts: Health 3
PHE 250 History and Philosophy of PE and Sport 3
PHE 275 Psychological Aspects of PE and Sport 3
PHE Activity Course 1
Total Hours Required for Graduation: 65 credits

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