Physical Education (All-Level / K-12)

For more information contact:

Dr. Margaret Wooddy
Physical Education Program Director
Department of HHPR
One Bear Place #97313
Waco, TX 76798-7313
(254) 710-4033


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5 yr. Joint Degree (BSEd/MS) in Sports Pedagogy

General Program Description

One of the greatest opportunities for human service in the 21st Century is in the area of teaching.  A deep commitment to young people is essential for teaching and coaching success at the elementary and secondary levels. Teachers and coaches have the opportunity to have a significant positive impact on both the quality and quantity of an individual’s life.  Touch the future… teach!

All Level Physical Education (ALPE) is a degree that satisfies the requirements for a Texas Teacher Certificate.  The program prepares students to teach grades K – 12 with an emphasis in Coaching in either a private or a public school setting.


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