Physical Education


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Department of Health and Human Performance

At the undergraduate level, students may obtain a Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Education Teacher Education with a K-12 Teaching License. Post-baccalaureate students who wish to obtain a K-12 physical education teaching license are also welcome. A non-teaching option is available for students who wish to pursue careers related to physical education other than teaching.

At the graduate level, students may obtain a Master of Science degree in Health and Human Performance (HHP) with a concentration in Kinesiology. This program is designed to enhance the pedagogical skills and knowledge of students who already hold a bachelor's degree in physical education. Students who hold a bachelor's degree in another field may pursue an M.S. in HHP with a concentration in Kinesiology after completing required prerequisite courses. It is also possible to combine the M.S. program with the post-baccalaureate K-12 licensure program. See the Physical Education Graduate Program Manager for details.