Physical Education (K-12)
Earning a physical education degree will prepare you for a rewarding career teaching physical education and health to elementary, middle school, and high school students. A physical education degree allows you to teach all public education students from kindergarten through high school. Physical education teachers play an important role in the physical development of students focusing on the ability to maintain healthy bodies and minds. The ideal candidate for physical education job will be active, service oriented, with good communication skills and an ability to encourage others. The job requires dependability, integrity and adaptability. There are very few schools that offer a complete physical education degree online, interested students should expect to participate in traditional face-to-face programs to achieve this degree.