BS PE/Health Teacher Certification K-12

B.S. in K-12 Physical Education and Health Certification

William Paterson University’s Bachelor of Science in Physical Education and Health Teacher Certification offers successful candidates a bachelor’s degree with certification to teach Physical Education, Health Education, and Driver's Education in both elementary and secondary schools. The curriculum content is aligned with the State of New Jersey certification requirements and the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). Requirements include completion of coursework and multiple field experiences over four years. Upon completion of this degree, students will come away with modern teaching practices, the ability to analyze skillful movement, technology inclusion and effective management skills.

For more information please contact: Dr. Michael Laughlin, Program Director. Email:

Program Requirements: K-12 Physical Education and Health Checklist

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2nd Undergraduate Degree Program Requirements: 2nd Degree K-12 Physical Education and Health Checklist

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