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Physical Education K-12 Teaching

The Bachelor of Science in Sport and Exercise Science - Physical Education K-12 Teaching emphasis program's mission is to prepare future physical educators with the knowledge, skills, and dispositions to develop physically literate K-12 students. This mission will be accomplished by providing teacher candidates with classroom and field-based experiences that cultivate expertise in the areas of motor skill development, physical activity and health promotion, standards-based program design, instructional technology, assessment, and pedagogy. Graduates will depart the program as reflective, culturally responsive professionals who are capable of promoting physical activity in diverse settings. 


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