BA in K-12 Physical Education Teaching

The Bachelor of Arts degree in Physical Education (K-12) at Adams State prepares students to seek Colorado teacher licensure in Physical Education.

Courses in the program emphasize content knowledge and pedagogical skills (the art of teaching) necessary to become an effective Physical Education teacher at the K-12 level.

Many students in this program also choose to pursue a minor in Coaching. In addition to small class sizes and qualified instructors, the program provides several opportunities to work directly with students in local schools districts.

Elementary Physical Education Emphasis

An emphasis in Elementary Physical Education is available in consultation with your assigned advisors in Education and HPPE. It consists of 16 hours of core HPPE courses. Physical Education activity classes cannot be used to fulfill emphasis requirements.

This emphasis in Elementary Physical Education is designed for those students majoring in elementary education who also have an interest in physical education at the elementary level.