Physical Education &Recreation

Strengthen Your Body, Strengthen Your Mind

We have something for everybody, whether you want to begin an exciting career in Exercise Science or get some help staying in shape before or after class - come check out the Physical Education and Recreation Department.

Save the Date: The Aardvark Fun Run in April 28

The fourth annual Aardvark Fun Run is scheduled for the morning of April 28. This year, there is a second flight for competitive runners and will act as a qualifier for the Bolder Boulder. Come out, beat your personal best time or just enjoy campus with friends and family while raising money for a great cause - student scholarships.

Register today!

Mission Statement

The Aims Physical Education & Recreation Department promotes the educational ideologies associated with living a healthy, active lifestyle by offering quality physical education and recreation classes taught by knowledgeable certified instructors who will teach the basic principles, techniques, and strategies related to exercise science, sports & activities, strength & conditioning and physical fitness. 


 

Physical Education

  1. At Aims, you can take classes that will teach you the basics of exercise science and help you begin a career.
  2. Or you can take an activity class and learn a new way to stay active.
  3. Don't want to take a class for credit but still want to learn how to stay in better shape? Aims students can visit with our personal trainers for free.

Recreation

  1. Aims students can work out during recreation hours and have complete access to the facility.
  2. Check out everything our facility (the PERC) has to offer or stop by in person for a tour from a member of our staff. 

Aims Gym

Life After Aims

Do you like working with people and helping them reach their goals? Do you enjoy an active lifestyle? A career in exercise science might be for you.

At Aims, you can take classes that can help you prepare for a job in:

  • personal training
  • exercise physiology
  • coaching
  • recreation
  • health education
  • and more

Degrees and Certificates

Degrees

Degree programs are coming to the Aims Physical Education department as early as Fall of 2019. 

 


 PERC Employment Opportunities