Secondary Education Physical Education Subject Endorsement (K-12)

What type of degree will I earn at Grace University if I enroll in this program?

Graduates of the Teacher Education program will earn a Bachelor of Science degree.

What kind of jobs would be available to me after I graduate from Grace University with this major?

This endorsement will prepare the student to teach PE in grades K-12 in public or private schools.

What kind of classes does a PE teacher teach?

PE teachers teach physical education courses from fitness to weight lifting and often first aid courses as well.

Total Hours (143)

Biblical/Theology Requirements (30)

BS 101 Old Testament Survey (4)
TH 301 Theology (1)
BS 102 New Testament Survey (4)
BS 103 Hermeneutics
BS 110 Evangelism & Spiritual Life (2)
TH 203 Theology of Church Mission (2)
TH 302 Theology (2)
BS 406 Romans; or Gospels
HU 414 Ethics
BS/TH elective

General Education Requirements (40)

EN 101 College Composition 1
EN 103 College Composition 2
HU 382 American Literature
HU elective
HU/MU (Art or Music Elective)
MA elective
MA elective
PE 101 Introduction to Health & Wellness (2)†
PE Elec (1)
PSY 211 Child Development
SCI Science Elective w/ Lab(4)†
SP 120 Oral Communications
SS 101 College Orientation (0)
SS 214 Cultural Anthropology
SS Social Science Elective

Professional Requirements (73)*

Teacher Education Core (24)

ED 200 Orientation & Field Experience (2)
ED 201 Educational Psychology
ED 202 Classroom Management (2)
ED 203 Pluralism and Cultural Diversity (2)
PE 300 Care & Prevention of Athletic Injuries
ED 301 Assessment, Tests & Measurements (2)
ED 302 Introduction to Special Education
ED 315 Principles & Methods in Secondary Ed.†
ED 316 Instructional Technology
ED 402 History & Philosophy of Education
ED 490 Senior Integration for Teachers (1)
PE 412 Coaching Volleyball K-12 (2)
PE 415 Measurement & Evaluation of PE
PE 495 Concepts of Coaching

Endorsement Requirements (35)

BI 211 Anatomy (4) **
ED 212 Health & PE in Elem/Middle School (2)
PE 215 First Aid & CPR (2)
PE 231 Lifetime Sports (1)
PE 301 Exercise Physiology
PE 304 Health and Physical Education (2)
PE 350 Biomechanics
PE 402 Coaching Basketball K-12 (2)
PE 410 Adapted Physical Education
PE 411 Coaching Soccer K-12 (2)

Teacher Education Practicum Experience (14)

ED 300 Practicum in Education 1 (0)
ED 350 Practicum in Education 2 (0)
ED 400 Practicum in Education 3 (0)
ED 423 Practicum in Special Education (0)
ED 424 Student Teaching (12)
ED 451 Practicum in PE (2)

† General Education courses which also meet endorsement requirements
*Total credits do not include endorsement requirements: PE101 & PSY211
**Course is taken at Clarkson College