Degree: Health and Physical Education, Grades K-12
The Physical Education Teaching Program is fully accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education, 2010 Massachusetts Avenue, N.W., Suite 500, Washington, DC 20036-1023, telephone number (202) 466-7496 and by the National Association for Sport and Physical Education, 1900 Association Drive, Reston, Virginia 20191.
Major Requirements (80 semester hours): Students seeking a major in Health & Physical Education Grades K-12 must complete the following hours within the content area Human Performance 2010, 2110, 2230, 2240, 2270, 2280, 2630, 3190, 3550, 3560-61, 4000, 4010, 4170 and 4960; Health Education 1010, 1090, 2000, 4500, 4600 and 4880; and the following courses in the School of Education: 2020, 3140, 3210 or 3320, 4921, 4922; Educational Psychology 2020, 3000; Reading 4080; and Special Education 3460. A minimum letter grade of C is required in all Health and Physical Education Major requirements and each prerequisite course.
Requirements for Graduation: (a) minimum 2.50 overall grade point average, (b) minimum grade of “C” in each course applied to University Core Requirements and Departmental Requirements for both the Department of Health and Human Performance and the School of Education, including advisor approved electives and substitutions.
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