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Modesto Junior College
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Physical, Recreation, and Health Education

Mission Statement  

The mission of the PRHE/Athletics Division is to provide an instructional program for an ever-changing, diverse student population with lifelong activity skills, advanced education of preferred activity, and knowledge of health and fitness issues and their relationship to a healthy lifestyle.

Vision Statement

Our vision of the future is one in which the community looks to our programs as their best choice for enhancing lifelong activity skills by promoting growth and self development.  Our programs teach good sportsmanship and promote enthusiastic involvement in the areas of health, wellness, recreation, dance, adapted physical education, intercollegiate sports, athletic training, leisure time pursuits and daily physical exercise.  Our program is universally recognized and admired for its professional and diverse staff, quality curriculum and state-of-the-art facilities and equipment.  We provide training and support services, and active partnerships with area health and fitness facilities and professionals.  Our professional faculty stays up to date in their fields of expertise through activities at the local, state, and national levels and set the highest standards of education in instruction.

Contact Us

Patrick Bettencourt
Interim Dean, AH & FCS & PRHE
Email: bettencourtp@mjc.edu

Grace Conde
Administrative Secretary
Phone: 209-575-6269
Fax: 209-575-6145
Email: condeg@mjc.edu

Shamiran Pourelyas
Administrative Specialist/Athletics
Phone: 575-6270
Email: pourelyass@mjc.edu

Location

East Campus
PRHE Building
Division Dean: Room 106
Staff: Rooms 104 and 107

Hours
  • Monday: 8-5
  • Tuesday: 8-5
  • Wednesday: 8-5
  • Thursday: 8-5
  • Friday: 8-5