Athletics

Program Purpose:  Intercollegiate athletic classes offer students an opportunity improve their physical well being, knowledge sport, and compete at the CCCAA level.   These courses also prepare students for transfer to bachelor’s degree programs in Kinesiology, Exercise Science, Physical Education, Physical Therapy, Athletic Training, Coaching and Fitness Management. 

Program Description:  Students may obtain an AS in Kinesiology and optimize preparation for advanced degrees in Kinesiology at four-year institutions.  Typical employment opportunities in the field are in the areas of coaching, personal or group training, fitness instruction, fitness specialists, physical therapy assistants, recreation, as well as managerial positions in athletics and recreation centers.

 COLLEGE LEVEL STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES:

1.  Creative Expression
2.  Civic Responsibility
3.  Social Interaction & Life Skills

 PROGRAM LEVEL STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES:

1.  Engage, assist and interact in team membership while achieving common goals and objectives of a team.
2.  Show and illustrate how accountability, commitment, and sacrifice relate to the pursuit of personal and/or team goals.
3.  Demonstrate proper coping skills in relation to adversity while improving appreciation for the diversity of a team.