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"IF WE COULD FIRST LEARN WHERE WE ARE AND WHERE WE ARE GOING, WE WOULD BE BETTER ABLE TO JUDGE WHAT TO DO AND HOW TO DO IT."

ABRAHAM LINCOLN

Bachelor of Physical Education (BS)

School of Social and Human Studies
Atlantic International University


The Bachelor of Physical Education program is offered online via distance learning. After evaluating both academic record and life experience, AIU staff working in conjunction with Faculty and Academic Advisors will assist students in setting up a custom-made program, designed on an individual basis. This flexibility to meet student needs is seldom found in other distance learning programs. Our online program does not require all students to take the same subjects/courses, use the same books, or learning materials. Instead, the online Bachelor of Physical Education curriculum is designed individually by the student and academic advisor. It specifically addresses strengths and weaknesses with respect to market opportunities in the student’s major and intended field of work. Understanding that industry and geographic factors should influence the content of the curriculum instead of a standardized one-fits-all design is the hallmark of AIU’s unique approach to adult education. This philosophy addresses the dynamic and constantly changing environment of working professionals by helping adult students in reaching their professional and personal goals within the scope of the degree program.

Important: Below is an example of the topics or areas you may develop and work on during your studies. By no means is it a complete or required list as AIU programs do not follow a standardized curriculum. It is meant solely as a reference point and example. Want to learn more about the curriculum design at AIU? (Course and Curriculum)

Core Courses and Topics in Physical Education:

  • Fitness and Health
  • Professional Growth Preparation
  • Information Systems for Health Services Physical Activity and Health
  • Assessment for Learning
  • Human Resource Management in Education
  • School Finance and Operations
  • Personal and Executive Coaching
  • Special Education
  • Athletic Training and Conditioning
  • Coaching Junior Athletes
  • Orthopedic and Athletic Injuries
  • Teaching Fundamental Gymnastic Skills
  • Biophysical Foundations of Human Movement
  • Human Body Systems
  • Kinesiology and Human Movement
  • Exercise Science and Movement Analysis
  • Biomechanics: Case Studies
  • Biomechanics: Movement Analysis
  • Psychology of Sport
  • Sociology of Sport
  • Exercise Metabolism

Orientation Courses:

  • Communication & Investigation (Comprehensive Resume)
  • Organization Theory (Portfolio)
  • Experiential Learning (Autobiography)
  • Academic Evaluation (Questionnaire)   
  • Fundament of Knowledge (Integration Chart)   
  • Fundamental Principles I  (Philosophy of Education)
  • Professional Evaluation (Self Evaluation Matrix)    
  • Development of Graduate Study (Guarantee of an Academic Degree)

Research Project in Physical Education:

Bachelor Thesis Project
MBM300 Thesis Proposal
MBM302 Bachelor Thesis (5,000 words)
Publication: Each Bachelor of Physical Education graduate is encouraged to publish their research papers either online in the public domain or through professional journals and periodicals worldwide.

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We understand how busy adults do not have time to go back to school. Now, it's possible to earn your degree in the comfort of your own home and still have time for yourself and your family. The Admissions office is here to help you, for additional information or to see if you qualify for admissions please contact us. If you are ready to apply please submit your Online Application and paste your resume and any additional comments/questions in the area provided.

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