BS in Physical Education

The Physical Education major focuses on the study of human movement using scientific and social foundations. The study of Physical Education develops a scientific understanding of human movement and the skills to apply theoretical concepts in practical settings.

Students enrolled in the Physical Education major are required to choose one of two options: Physical Education Teacher Certification (K-12) or Physical Education and Health Education Teacher Certification (K-12).  Students are only able to choose the Contract option (listed below) after accumulating 90 credits once the department chair has given approval.

Graduates of the Physical Education major go on to work in public and private schools, recreation and athletic programs.

For more information contact about our Physical Education program, contact:

Teacher Certification Option

  • Dr. Louise McCormack
    Professor
    Department of Health and Human Performance
    Plymouth State University
    MSC#22
    Plymouth, NH 03264
    603-535-2518
  • Dr. Irene Cucina
    Professor
    Graduate Physical Education Coordinator
    Department of Health and Human Performance
    Plymouth State University
    MSC#22
    Plymouth, NH 03264
    603-535-2517