Physical Education

Ph.D. in Human Performance

Ph.D. in Human Performance: Physical Education Pedagogy Specialization

The specialization in Physical Education Pedagogy prepares experiences teachers for careers in Physical Education Teacher Education (PETE) at the college/university level.Graduates of the program will be prepared to conduct research and teach in physical education licensure programs. The degree consists of 8 specialization courses, 2 pedagogy courses, 2 practicum courses, and 5 courses in statistics and research methods. In addition, students complete qualifying exams and a scholarly dissertation.