Nov 11, 2019  
2010-2012 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2010-2012 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Physical Education


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109 Morrow Field House
724-738-2072

 Physical Education

The Slippery Rock University Physical Education Program will graduate dynamic, problem-solving professionals competent in the art and the science of the design, delivery and assessment of teaching health and physical education (grades K-12). These candidates will possess a global perspective, exhibit social responsibility, and display a personal commitment to a healthful, active lifestyle, promoting the same in their students.

Chair
Betsy McKinley

Secretary 
Sis Warcup 

Faculty
Wei Bian, Istvan Kovacs, Joanne Leight, Wenhao Liu, Betsy McKinley, Jeff Messer, Marybeth Miller, Randall Nichols, Robert Ogoreuc, Lou Slautterback, Lynn Spadine-Taylor, Jay Vasil, Traci Zillifro 

The Department of Physical Education offers a major degree program in physical education. The traditional focus within the department is the teacher certification program that prepares students to teach both health and physical education in grades K-12.

Students are also encouraged to include an additional minor in one of the following: aquatics or coaching. The total program is designed to provide a comprehensive knowledge base in health and physical education pedagogy.

 

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