May 23, 2022  
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2007-08 
    
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2007-08 [Archived Catalog]

Physical Education Major (B.S.Ed.)


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Major code BS6312

Regardless of the college of the university from which you graduate, to achieve licensure through Ohio University to teach physical education, you must complete the following program and earn passing scores on the Praxis II exams. This program leads to a two-year provisional license in physical education allowing you to teach physical education in grades Pre-K–12.

If you are interested in majoring in physical education, you are encouraged to meet with advisors in both the College of Education and the School of Recreation and Sports Sciences in the College of Health and Human Services. These courses are offered in a yearly sequence, so pay close attention when you are scheduling.

College-level Requirements


Please see the appropriate college listing for college-level academic requirements.

Required General Education Courses


You are required to fulfill Ohio University’s general education requirements (Tier I, II, III). Note that some courses in the teaching field simultaneously fulfill Tier II requirements.

You must complete a Tier I math course, Tier I English course, and the following courses with a grade of C or better:

Major Requirements: 65 min.


All courses must be completed with a grade of C or better.

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