Physical Education Teacher Emphasis

Education Degree/A.A.

This major is equivalent to the first two years of the Bachelor of Science degree in physical education and is designed for transfer to a four-year program. To be admitted to the physical education program at West Virginia University, students must obtain a GPA of 2.5 or better and pass the PPST.

Career Opportunities: Physical Education is a rewarding field, providing the teacher the opportunity to help Americans stay healthy and physically fit.

Requirements for Graduation

In order to earn an Associate of Arts Degree in Education with a major in Physical Education Teacher Education, a student must complete a minimum of 61 credit-hours of required and elective course work.

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