Physical Education (M.Ed.) - P-12 Teacher Certification

Degree Requirements

(30 hours)

The requirements for the Master of Education Degree include Educational Research and Evaluation (IDE 510), and 27 semester hours in the area of specialization. Eighteen hours of graduate course work must be in HPE. No courses below the 500 level can apply to any graduate program.

Physical Education (P-12)
Curriculum and Teaching
KIN 506Physical Education Curriculum3
KIN 521Motor Learning3
Professional Studies
SPE 500Nat-Needs of Exc Chld and Yth3
or EDU 567 Multicultural Exp in Schools
Special Education 500 or Advisor Approved Elective (All certification programs require SPE 500 or an introductory Special Education course if not taken at the undergraduate level.)
Research and Evaluation
IDE 510Educ Research and Evaluation3
Technology Requirement
EDM 510Microcomputing Systems in Ed3
Teaching Field
KIN 500Admin of Hlth & Phys Ed & Sprt3
KIN 505Research Methods - HKS3
KIN 516Exercise Physiology3
HS 510Current Health Issues3
KIN 563Nutrition3
Total Hours30

Additional Requirements

Students must successfully complete a comprehensive examination. See Graduate Student Checklist on Departmental Advising Sheets.