UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls

Teaching

Health and Physical Education

Health and Physical Education, is a 139-credit comprehensive program that qualifies graduates to teach pre-K-12 physical education in the private or public school setting. Combining the Health Education and Physical Education options into one single major allows graduates to obtain licensure in both areas, as they are both desired to acquire a teaching position. 

An Adapted Physical Education Minor is also available for students seeking pre-K-12 Adapted Physical Education certification and HIGHLY recommended. It is also for teachers who are already certified in pre-K-12 Physical Education that wish to get an add on to their current licensure.

Major Requirements - 105 credits