Grades of “C” or better in all courses required for physical education teaching certification. Students must have a 2.65 overall G.P.A. for admission to teacher education and 2.75 in major and professional education courses for admission to student teaching. Students must have an initial and an exit physical fitness assessment, four tests each, on file in order to graduate.

General Requirements
Core Curriculum41
Required Courses
HHP 2020First Aid/Accident Prevention/Community CPR2
HHP 2030Health Education2
HHP 2080Movement Education2
HHP 2330Adventure Education2
HHP 2410Team Sports2
HHP 2430Adventure Education Practicum3
HHP 2510Individual Sports2
HHP 3020Physiology of Exercise4
HHP 3040Adapted Aquatics2
HHP 3220Teaching Issues Relating to Alcohol, Drugs, and Sexuality2
HHP 3330Lifetime Activities2
HHP 3360Fitness Evaluation2
HHP 3400Outdoor Activities/Water Safety Instruction (WSI)2
HHP 3510Assessment and Screening in Physical Education2
HHP 3720Kinesiology4
HHP 3830Perceptual Motor Learning and Motor Development2
HHP 3850Nutrition2
HHP 3920Emotional Health2
HHP 4320Consumer Health2
HHP 4330Organization, Administration, and Curriculum of Physical Education and Health4
HHP 4520Injury Prevention and Treatment2
HHP 4940Seminar in Community and Environmental Health Education3
Science Course
BIOLOGY 2340Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology4
or BIOLOGY 2140 Human Anatomy and Physiology I
Professional Education Courses
Select 25 credits of the following:25
Introduction to Physical Education and Health Promotion
Technology in Health and Physical Education
Educational Media Application
Teaching Children with Exceptional Abilities in Health and Physical Education
Elementary/Middle School Physical Education
Methods in Teaching Health Education
Methods in Middle/Secondary Physical Education
Practicum in Adapted Physical Education
Educational Media Theory
Human Growth and Development
Child Psychology
Adolescent Psychology
Child Psychology
Adolescent Psychology
Ethnic and Gender Equity in Education
Student Teaching B-21
edTPA Final Portfolio
State of Wisconsin 860 Licensure/Adapted Physical Education
The following courses will satisfy the DPI requirements for an 860 Physical Education/Special Education three-year licensure (licensure in adapted physical education):
HHP 3430Teaching Children with Exceptional Abilities in Health and Physical Education3
HHP 3510Assessment and Screening in Physical Education2
HHP 3830Perceptual Motor Learning and Motor Development2
HHP 4530Practicum in Adapted Physical Education3
Total Credits132