Physical courses at Madison College transfer to many physical education and health-related programs. You can choose from a wide variety of classroom and physical activity courses. Our courses are offered in state-of-the-art facilities in face-to-face, online, hybrid and accelerated formats throughout the day and evening.

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Featured Physical Education Courses

Whether you plan to transfer to a physical education or health-related program, or just want to stay fit, check out these featured physical education courses.

Wellness Today

Wellness Today is a contemporary approach to the total wellness concept. It covers fitness and exercise, nutrition and stress management, culminating with personal planning toward lifetime wellness.

Introduction to Kinesiology

This course is intended to introduce students to the field of Kinesiology. Introductory material about physical activity and health will be provided, and departmental faculty and invited speakers will discuss their areas of expertise.

Conditioning / Weight Training

This course provides the learner to develop the knowledge skills process and understanding of exercise/resistance training through short lectures and physical activity using the fitness center to enhance muscular conditioning and personal fitness.

Physical Education Faculty

Full-time Faculty

Mike Davenport            
Office: A2051H | Truax             

Brian Fritz | Department Chair
Office: A2051P | Truax           

Lois Heeren
Office: A2051U | Truax             



Contact the School of Engineering, Science and Mathematics

Madison Truax Campus
Main Building, C2433

1701 Wright Street
Madison, Wisconsin 53704