Prepare for a career in physical education
Following successful completion of the Physical Education Master's Certification Program (PE-MCERT), students will receive both a Master's Degree (M.Ed.) and Maryland Specialist Certification in K-12 Physical Education.
- Individuals who aim to become K-12 physical education teachers
- individuals who want to receive instruction from high-caliber faculty and explore in-depth opportunities to connect content and pedagogy.
- K-12 physical education teacher
The Physical Education Master's Certification Program (PE-MCERT) is a 13-month intensive graduate-level teacher preparation program. Students complete 30 credits of graduate course work and a 12-credit internship. The program is a collaborative effort between the Department of Kinesiology in the School of Public Health and the College of Education.