Physical Education A.S.
You will develop your leadership skills, and upon completion of the program you’ll be ready to transfer to a four-year college or university to complete your bachelor's degree. Graduates have transferred to colleges and universities such as Syracuse, Penn State, Adelphi, Hofstra, Rhode Island, SUC at Cortland, Ithaca, Springfield, and Bowling Green. Upon transfer you may specialize in fields of Education, Sport Science, Fitness, Health, and Administration. Past Herkimer students who have obtained their bachelor's degree in Physical Education are now employed as full-time teachers, coaches, and administrators at the elementary, junior high, high school, and college levels throughout New York State and beyond.
Official high school/secondary school transcript and diploma in English.
Obtain an original bank statement of at least US $18,658.00 in English prepared within the last six months.
TOEFL/IELTS: Not Required
Placement Test: All international students are required to take this test upon arrival.
Career Opportunities: Physical Education Teacher, Health Education Teacher, Fitness Instructor, Recreation Officer, Sports Coach, Recreation Therapist