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Physical Education Secondary Teaching Minor

The physical education minor with secondary teaching certification requires a minimum minor grade point average of 3.00. The following is an overview of courses associated with this minor. We encourage you to speak with a faculty representative during your on-campus visit for detailed information about your specific program interests.

For an official description of courses and degree requirements, please reference our academic catalog.

Physical Education Elementary and Secondary Teaching Minor Core Courses

  • ED 305 Materials and Methods of Health and Physical Education
  • PE 106 Principles and Foundations of Physical Education and Health
  • PE 107 First Aid
  • PE 210 k-12 Physical Education
  • PE 215 Theory of Teaching, Tumbling, Stunts and Rhythms
  • PE 217 Theory of Teaching Physical Fitness
  • PE 305 Organization and Administration of Physical Education
  • PE 401 Kinesiology
  • PE 405 Exercise Physiology
  • HWL 260 Human Anatomy
  • THR 121 Introduction to Dance

Complete one of the following courses:

  • PE 211 Theory of Teaching Team Activities
  • PE 214 Theory of Teaching Individual Activities

Optional courses for consideration:

  • PE 301 Sports Psychology
  • HWL 215 Human Sexuality
  • HWL 252 Substance Use and Abuse
  • HWL 353 Stress Management
  • REC 400 Leisure for Special Populations
  • SA 304 Sport, Culture and Society

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