The final cohort of the physical education teacher education program is scheduled to begin fall 2024. Please contact an academic advisor with any questions.

If you want to help children achieve an active lifestyle, then grow your teaching ability and skills with us! Our physical education program will prepare you to teach physical education in grades K-12.

You will study exercise, learn how to instruct, and get hands-on experience working with youth. You will understand different theories of instruction, such as the Sport Education Model, and apply them at various grade levels. You will have several opportunities to work with children with disabilities.

Contact us for more information.

Program Requirements

Special opportunities

  • Working with Diverse Learners: You will have many opportunities to work with diverse learners in schools and communities.

  • Clinical Residency: As a culminating experience, you will complete a clinical residency in a school setting that spans a full semester.

Robin Martin
Director, Academic Advising


Last updated: 05/01/2024