The Health and Physical Education Concentration program of study prepares students as health and physical educators. Students may prepare as candidates for North Carolina K-12 licensure; see specific requirements in the teacher education section of this catalogue. In addition to the core curriculum of 38 hours, the student will complete 21-28 credit hours, including skill acquisition, physical education methods, and professional education classes. Additional coursework is required to obtain licensure.
Required Courses for HPE Concentration
Prior to graduation, students must show valid proof of First Aid/CPR certification
Additional Professional Education Requirements
For students pursuing K-12 Health and Physical Education licensure
*EDU-305, EDU-434, EDU-436, EDU-460, EDU-490 (included in the health and physical education concentration)
*See the Education department listing for information.