Subject Matter Preparation Program (Physical Education)

Single Subject Matter Preparation Program Mission Statement

The mission of the faculty of the Single Subject Matter Preparation Program is to professionally prepare exceptional physical education teachers and coaches that foster the acquisition of content knowledge and skills and promote physically active lifestyles of children and young adults through high quality physical education programs.  This degree path allows individuals to enter into a credential program.

Student Learning Outcomes:

  1. Students will demonstrate and apply physical education content knowledge through taking exams, completing assignments, and participating in course activities. 
  2. Students will demonstrate and apply motor skill competency in a variety of sports and games through successful participation and completion of the theory and analysis courses.
  3. Students will demonstrate effective communication skills and a high degree of professionalism in their coursework and at professional events. 

Advising Tab 

Name Email Phone
Erin Hall, Ed.D. (Professor and Department Chair) 209 667 3219
Heather Deaner, Ed.D. (Professor) 209 667 3294
Sue Eastham, Ed.D. (Associate Professor) 209 667 3691
Janice Herring, M.S. (Lecturer) 209 667 3855
Matt Fraze, M.S. (Lecturer) 209 667 3398


James Bowen Memorial Award, 2021 - Brandon Pacheco

Previous James Bowen Memorial Award Winners

2013 Christine Rettinhouse

2014 Matthew Blakely

2015 Omar Musleh

2016 Enith Rojas

2017 Nina Garcia

2018 Gabriela Aguilar

2019 Miguel Arellano

2020 Brian Dudley and Salvador Gutierrez