Degree and Course Information > Physical Education

Physical Education

Department Overview
Pierce College offers a variety of activities to meet students needs and interests in the areas of fitness, aquatics and lifetime and team sports. Students interested in careers in teaching and/or coaching should work towards the Associate of Arts degree for transfer to a four-year college or university. The following sequence of courses will assist in meeting requirements of most four-year institutions, but students must check with transfer institutions regarding specific requirements and transferable credits.

Unique Program Text
Registration and enrollment in a PE course also includes student membership and usage of the Health Education Centers on both the Puyallup and Fort Steilacoom campuses. Students not registered for a PE course are required to pay the quarterly fee to use these facilities. HEC quarterly use fee is $15.00, plus current state and local sales tax and can be paid at the cashier's offices.

Course Listing

Course Listings for Physical Education
PE 096 - FITNESS AND WELLNESS FOR PCAD
PE 097 - ADVANCED FITNESS AND WELLNESS FOR PCAD
PE 119 - CYCLINGGeneral Electives
PE 121 - SPINGeneral Electives
PE 125 - LIFESTYLE FITNESSGeneral Electives
PE 126 - HARD COREGeneral Electives
PE 127 - POWER STEPGeneral Electives
PE 129 - CARDIO PUMPGeneral Electives
PE 131 - PERSONALIZED FITNESS PROGRAMGeneral Electives
PE 132 - JOGGING-WALKINGGeneral Electives
PE 139 - YOGA - SPECIAL TOPICSGeneral Electives
PE 140 - TOTAL FITNESSGeneral Electives
PE 153 - BEGINNING SALSAGeneral Electives
PE 158 - ZUMBA GROUP EXERCISEGeneral Electives
PE 159 - BEGINNING YOGAGeneral Electives
PE 164 - BASIC BASKETBALL SKILLSGeneral Electives
PE 165 - ADVANCED BASKETBALL SKILLSGeneral Electives
PE 167 - COURT SPORTSGeneral Electives
PE 168 - INDOOR SOCCERGeneral Electives
PE 169 - VOLLEYBALLGeneral Electives
PE 170 - INTRODUCTION TO WEIGHT TRAININGGeneral Electives
PE 175 - MIXED MARTIAL ARTS FOR FITNESSGeneral Electives
PE 180 - BASEBALL/SOFTBALL CONDITIONINGGeneral Electives
PE 190 - INDEPENDENT FITNESS ACTIVITIESGeneral Electives
PE 191 - INDEPENDENT FITNESS ACTIVITIESGeneral Electives
PE 192 - INDEPENDENT FITNESS ACTIVITIESGeneral ElectivesPre-College & Prerequisite
PE 225 - INTERMEDIATE LIFESTYLE FITNESSGeneral Electives
PE 226 - ADVANCED HARD COREGeneral ElectivesPre-College & Prerequisite
PE 232 - INTERMEDIATE JOGGING-WALKINGGeneral Electives
PE 253 - ADVANCED SALSAGeneral ElectivesPre-College & Prerequisite
PE 259 - INTERMEDIATE YOGAGeneral Electives
PE 268 - INTERMEDIATE INDOOR SOCCERGeneral Electives
PE 269 - INTERMEDIATE VOLLEYBALLGeneral Electives
PE 270 - INTERMEDIATE WEIGHT TRAININGGeneral Electives
PE 271 - INTERMEDIATE SOCCERGeneral Electives
PE 280 - ADVANCED BASEBALL/SOFTBALL CONDITIONINGGeneral Electives