Physical Education Teacher Education

Be a superhero

Major in Physical Education Teacher Education

Physical education teachers transform lives. For some children, they're the first adults to promote healthy, active lifestyles.

Our program for preparing physical education teachers is the oldest in the nation, meets all standards of the Indiana Department of Education, and is founded on the guidelines of the National Association for Sport and Physical Education.

You'll earn an all-grade Indiana teacher's license for physical education, and you'll have many options for student teaching.

Explore the PE Teacher Education curriculum

Teach early, teach often

You'll have many opportunities to teach K-12 students, for class credit, before you graduate.

Connect with the community

You'll work closely with faculty to develop before-, during-, and after-school fitness programming for K-12 students in the area.

Spend a week at Camp Brosius

You'll develop leadership, teamwork, and problem solving skills in a summer immersion program in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin.

Discover a meaningful career

The Physical Education Teacher Education job placement rate over the last five years is approximately 92 percent.