College/Arizona State University• Located in Phoenix Metropolitan Area• Public• 70,440 students enrolled• Largest public university in the U.S by enrollment
Admission requirements• English- 4• Math- 4• Laboratory science- 3• Social science- 2• Foreign language- 2• Fine arts- 1 3.0 GPA SAT and ACT are recommended Non residents- $65 fee
Scholarships• Department of Exercise and Wellness ScholarshipGPA- not applicableResidency- non-Arizona residentEnrollment status- full timeAcademic level- incoming freshman
Major/Physical education• Usually work in schools and teach children physical fitness. They are responsible for teaching students about health, sports, and personal fitness.
Requirements• A bachelors degree and teaching certificate in health and physical education• 4 years in college• A certification test
Required courses• Kinesiology• Health education methods• Exercise physiology• Motors skills development• General teaching methods• Physical education for the physically impaired• Human development
Salary• The average P.E teacher earns $26,000 -61,000 per year. The amount may range more if you are coaching a sports team.
Experience• Perform and teach different physical activities such as rock climbing, tennis, cooperative activities, running, ultimate Frisbee, basketball, rug bee, gymnastics etc…• Being around young children. The university will teach you the skills on how to coach a kids sports team.