Careers in Physical Education
Bachelor of Science in Education Degree in
Physical Education

What jobs are available?

Physical education teachers, Coach, Athletic Administration.

Who employs Physical Education majors?
  • Public and private schools
  • Colleges and universities
  • Professional and semi-professional sports
  • Community recreation programs
  • Sport league conference bodies
  • Adult education programs
  • Fitness clubs
Good skills or traits for Physical Education majors:
  • Good overall physical condition.
  • Enjoyment of physical activity.
  • Ability to work well with others and motivate students.
  • Leadership skills and communication abilities.
  • Self-discipline, persistence, and patience.
Special training, degrees or experience I may need:
  • Obtain teacher's certification (for public school jobs).
  • Obtain Master's degree or higher (for college and university positions).
  • Gain practical experience through student teaching.
  • Participate on an athletic team, develop thorough knowledge of specific sports.
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