| At Stillman, we will prepare you to be certified as a physical
education teacher for grades pre-kindergarten through 12. Together we
will train you to start a career as a teacher/ coach. You may also
choose to focus on a non-teaching major that could lead to
opportunities working in fitness centers, or you may become an exercise
instructor. You may also choose to focus on a non-teaching major that could lead to such opportunities as working in fitness center as an exercise instructor or fitness trainer.
You will take classes in areas such as psychology and education that
will prepare you to communicate with diverse populations. Classes will
cover areas such as human anatomy, coaching and officiating, athletic
injuries and first aid, and administration of PE. You will gain the
skills in the areas of human performance and movement that will prepare
you for a variety of job opportunities. Your advisor will assist you in
matching your courses to your career path.
Physical Education with certification complies with requirements
prescribed by the Alabama State Department of Education (ALSDE) and is
accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher