Courses of Study

Physical Education & Sport Performance Major

Leading to licensure in one of three areas: Physical Education Teacher Licensure; Health and Physical Education; or Physical Activity & Sport Performance.


Athletic Coaching Minor

Based on national coaching standards, this 25-credit hour minor provides students with the knowledge and skills to coach in youth sport settings, K-12 schools, and colleges.


Ohio Adapted Physical Education Endorsement

Kent State University Physical Education & Sport Performance Teacher Education has been approved by the Ohio Board of Regents to offer the Ohio Adapted Physical Education teaching license endorsement. The endorsement consists of two graduate level courses.


Master of Arts in Teaching - Physical Education concentration

This program leads to a multi-age (pre-K through 12th grade) license to teach Physical Education & Sport Performance in the State of Ohio. The program includes field experience components at the elementary and secondary levels.


Doctoral Program

Ph.D. in Curriculum & Instruction with a concentration in Adapted Physical Education/Physical Education & Sport Performance.