The PHYSICAL EDUCATION OPTION provides the foundation for public school teaching in physical education through the four-year certification program or a master's degree through the Department of Education’s Fifth-Year Program. Bachelor candidates become certified to teach Kindergarten through 12th (K-12) Physical Education that fulfills New Hampshire state requirements. Master candidates (MAT or M.ED) have the option of completing a dual certification in both Health and Physical Education, as well as obtaining a certificate in Adapted Physical Education. An Adapted Physical Education endorsement is also available at the undergraduate level.
For questions about this program, contact the option coordinator, Michelle Grenier, at (603) 862-1835, or e-mail Michelle.Grenier@unh.edu.