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Help youths become active, fit and healthy.
In an era where exercise and outdoor play are often trumped by video games and screen time, physical education and physical activity in our schools and communities has never been more important.
This program prepares you to become a certified K-12 physical education teacher. You will learn to improve physical activity, fitness and health of students, as well as faculty and staff, through games, sports, recreation, fitness and other enjoyable lifestyle physical activities. Courses explore the teaching and evaluation of physical activity, fitness and a healthy lifestyle.
Blending classroom teaching and hands-on learning, the program curriculum engages you in real school settings, where you will develop your skills through teaching and leadership experiences.
Elementary Education, B.S.Ed.
Recreation, Sport, and Tourism Management, B.S.