undergraduate teaching major prepares students to teach pre-kindergarten
through twelfth grade physical education and sixth through twelfth grade
health. The program emphasizes topics such as fitness and instructional
technology, observational analysis and assessment, content and curriculum,
motor development, and methods of teaching.
semesters, students participate in practicum experiences with Pre K-12
students. The program has high expectations for our students and expects them
to be engaged in the major while becoming expert teachers at all levels and in
Ball State Health and Physical Education Teaching major provides an outstanding
preparation for students as evidenced by a passing rate of 100% by our students
on the National Teaching Exam (currently PRAXIS II; PEARSON effective August,
For more information see our Health and Physical Education Teaching Program brochure or contact Andrew Eberline.