Jul 20, 2024  
College Catalog 2024-2025 
College Catalog 2024-2025

Physical Education

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Director of Athletics: Donnie Brooks
Associate Director of Athletics for Internal Operations: Steve Murray
Assistant Athletic Director for Facilities: Ron Osterman
Athletics Operations Assistant: Devyn Smith
Intramural Supervisor: Conner Nord
Club Sport Supervisor: Sheu Oduniyi
Deanna Brabant: Department Coordinator

The department of physical education provides students with the opportunity to develop or improve skills in activity classes and/or compete in a wide range of recreational, intramural, club and intercollegiate sports.

The varsity athletic teams are members of the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) and the National Collegiate Athletic Association, (NCAA Division III). Varsity sports for men include baseball, basketball, cross country, football, golf, soccer, swimming and diving, tennis, and indoor and outdoor track and field. Varsity sports for women include basketball, cross country, golf, soccer, softball, swimming and diving, tennis, indoor and outdoor track and field, water polo, and volleyball.

Club sports include: M/W crew, M/W Climbing, M/W ice hockey, M/W Nordic skiing, M/W rugby, M/W ultimate Frisbee, co-ed volleyball, men’s water polo and women’s lacrosse.

Intramural competition is available in a wide variety of sport activities throughout the school year. Team sports have men’s, women’s and co-ed schedules. Individual sports have men’s and women’s singles, doubles and co-ed doubles tournaments.

Activity Courses

A variety of activity classes are offered through the department of physical education. Students may earn a maximum of four credits toward graduation for participating in four different physical education activity classes. Each class is one credit and all activity classes are graded S/NC. Some activity classes may have a participation fee.

Water Activities                               
PE 01 - Swimming I   PE 41 - Lifeguard Training 
PE 11 - Swimming II   PE 51 - Aqua Aerobics  
PE 21 - Swim for Fitness   PE 61 - Water Polo  
Lifetime Activities  
PE 02 - Tennis I   PE 25 - Triathlon Training 
PE 03 - Beginning Social Dance   PE 26 - Tai Chi Chuan  
PE 04 - Karate I   PE 27 - Cardio Fitness 
PE 06 - Yoga I   PE 28 - Pilates II  
PE 07 - Personal Health, Wellness,and Mindfulness   PE 30 - Golf  
PE 08 - Step Aerobics   PE 33 - Salsa Dance  
PE 09 - Conditioning   PE 40 - Self Defense 
PE 12 - Tennis II   PE 43 - Salsa II 
PE 13 - Intermediate Social Dance  PE 50 - Tae Kwon Do  
PE 14 - Karate II  PE 55 - Basketball   
PE 16 - Yoga II   PE 56 - Bowling   
PE 18 - Pilates   PE 57 - Indoor Soccer (Futsal)   
PE 19 - Conditioning II   PE 70 - American Football: Philosophy and Fundamentals   
PE 20 - Weight Training  PE 71 - Taking Charge of Your Emotional Well-Being   


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