The job market for education professionals is stable and graduates have excellent opportunities for placement and employment. Earning a dual certification will increase your job opportunities.
Careers and Outcomes
Advance in the physical education field
For most educational professionals, a master’s degree is required for advancement and encouraged by most institutions. Upon graduation with a graduate degree in physical education, you will be able to teach K-12 physical education, as well as be prepared to teach at the community college level.
Graduates have explored career opportunities in physical education:
- Adaptive physical education
- Health education
- Physical education in elementary and secondary settings
- Recreational and sport administration
- Teaching courses at a community college
Upon receiving your degree in physical education, you may pursue a career teaching physical education at the secondary or college level, work for the federal government or pursue a career in health science, public relations or in research.