Programs & Degrees


Delivery: A mix of daytime, evening, Saturday, and online courses
Start: Fall or Spring Semester, Full- or Part-Time

Liberal Arts and Sciences – Associate in Arts Degree (60 Credits)
Minnesota Transfer Curriculum – MnTC

About the Discipline

At Century College, we value physical fitness and healthy lifestyles. Our Health and Physical Education department offers a variety of courses to give you contemporary and applicable skills. We serve the entire student body and offer courses required for AA degrees and a variety of certificate programs.

Department Points of Pride

Our instructors have passion and an enthusiasm for teaching, and they share a genuine concern for students' health and wellness beyond the classroom. In addition, we offer outstanding facilities, including:
  • a fitness center
  • fitness trail
  • gymnasium
  • golf practice area
  • football/soccer fields
  • softball/baseball fields


Century College offers a $1,000 scholarship, prorated between fall and spring semesters, to students pursuing a career in Physical Education, Health Education or Sports Management.

Professional Organizations

Contact Information

Admissions Office 651.773.1700 Room 2350 West
Advising & Counseling Center 651.779.3285 Ask Century Room 2410 West
Financial Aid Office 651.779.3305 Room 2320 West

Discipline Contact Information

Carolyn Cook (651) 779-3951 W 2533
Bret DeGayner (651) 779-5821 W 2526
Kathy Gates (651) 779-3327 W 2535
Julie Gleason (651) 779-3321 W 2527
Jason Hankes (651) 779-3289 W 2524
Beth Jansen-Bonde (651) 747-4036 W 2525
Joel Kaden (651) 779-5821 W 2526
Dwight Kotila (651) 779-3325 W 2550
Ricky Nelson (651) 779-3415 W 2532
Elizabeth Olson (651) 747-4036 W 2525
Connie Stack (651) 779-3320 W 2534