Professionalism, sportsmanship, health awareness, and extracurricular activities.
The Physical Education program at Herkimer College prepares you to develop lesson plans, analyze athletic skills and correct errors, instruct and demonstrate athletic skills, and more. 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.
View our program course requirements as published in the College Catalog.
Herkimer College offers a quality and affordable educational experience.