Undergraduate Programs

Physical Education Minor

The Physical Education minor at Saint Xavier University is designed for students interested in adding knowledge and concepts of physical education to their major course of study. Physical Education is the phase of education concerned with the teaching of skills, collaboration and communication with others, understanding cognitive and physical development, examining attitudes and theories in physical activity, and exploring the mechanics of human movement. The primary goal of the physical education minor at Saint Xavier University is to enhance the quality of life of our students for lifelong wellness.

Students will gain:


You can review the program requirements and course descriptions in the SXU Academic Catalog for more detailed information.

Contact Information

Please contact the director of Physical Education for more information.

Katherine DeGaetano, M.Ed., ATC
Director, Physical Education and Head Athletic Trainer
Shannon Center Room 157
Phone: 773-298-3128
Email: degaetano@sxu.edu