Physical Education Teacher Education

Physical Education and Teacher Education

School of Physical Education and Tourism Management

The physical education teacher education track focuses its efforts on those students who would like to teach physical education, wellness, or health at the K–12 level. The curriculum provides content knowledge and practical experiences to prepare students for a career in teaching and youth development. Along with coursework in the School of Education at IUPUI, our curriculum prepares students for the teacher licensing examination in this content area specialty. Finally, students will be afforded opportunities throughout their studies to gain teaching experience in multiple local community or school settings.

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Degree Map LinkIUPUI Admission Semester
Physical Education and Teacher EducationAdmitted for fall 2017 and beyond
Physical Education and Teacher EducationAdmitted for fall 2015–summer 2017
Physical Education and Teacher EducationAdmitted for fall 2014–summer 2015

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Admission Requirements

  • Have an IU GPA of 2.5 or higher
  • Complete HPER-H 195 with a C or higher
  • Complete HPER-P 205 with a C or higher
  • Complete MATH 11000 or 11100 with a C or higher
  • Complete the CASA I exam successfully

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Health and Life Sciences Cluster

This major belongs to the Health and Life Sciences (HLS) cluster.

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