The Physical Education major combines theoretical knowledge with practical application working with students in area schools. Students learn how to help K-12 students develop the skills, habits, and attitudes necessary to promote lifelong health, wellness, and fitness.
*Accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) and Indiana State Board of Education. For more information click http://caepnet.org
Approved PE Licensure Areas at Indiana State University:
There are four school settings for PE All-Grade (P-12) teaching licensure:
- Early Childhood
- Middle School/Junior High
- High School
See description of Foundational Studies. Note that students on a teaching curriculum must complete Educational Psychology 202, which may apply to Foundational Studies.
All students on teaching curricula must complete an approved multicultural education course. The approved course in teacher education is listed below.
- EPSY 341 - Education in a Multicultural Society – 3 credits