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Associate in Arts to Bachelor of Arts in Physical Education Pathway

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Contact: (336) 334-4822, ext. 50288

The two-year program listed below is designed to meet the requirements for an Associate in Arts transfer degree from GTCC and prepare a student for obtaining a Bachelor of Science/Arts in Physical Education/Exercise Science at University of North Carolina at Greensboro, North Carolina A&T State University, Appalachian State University, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, or University of North Carolina at Wilmington.

However, students from GTCC seeking a baccalaureate degree may also transfer to other institutions. These institutions may require different courses within the various areas of General Education. Students interested in transferring to a four-year college or university after GTCC should consult with the institution they will be attending, their faculty advisor, and/or the GTCC Student Success Center.

Upon successful completion of this degree, graduates will be able to:

  • Evaluate nutritional intake for personal health and wellness.
  • Illustrate components of physical activity in relation to kinesiology.
  • Explore stressors and coping techniques for psychological wellness.
  • Investigate community and school health issues and trends.

Fall Semester I

Total Credits: 13-14

Spring Semester I

Total Credits: 17

Fall Semester II

Total Credits: 17-18

Spring Semester II

Total Credits: 13-14

Total credit hours required for degree: 60-63


1 If transferring to: NC A&T, UNCC or UNCW, take MAT 171  

2 If transferring to: NC A&T, take BIO 110  

3 General Education elective suggestions:

Additional requirements for the Bachelor’s degree (after transfer):

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