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Physical Education

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What do we offer?

Thank you for visiting the WKU Physical Education website.

We are in the School of Kinesiology, Recreation and Sport and offer a Bachelor of Science degree with three concentrations:

We also offer a minor and certificate in Athletic Coaching.

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Career Opportunities

We prepare students for many occupations and professions. One of the most frequently pursued is teaching in K-12.

However, many other options exist such as:

  • corporate wellness
  • fitness
  • wellness instructors
  • activity directors
  • school and community-based programs
  • other PE and Health teaching focused occupations

Students who complete the teacher certification process will be eligible to be recommended for a teaching endorsement in the State of Kentucky.

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Contact Us
We want to hear from you.



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 Last Modified 2/22/23