School of Education

Physical Education (P-12)


The physical education education/teacher certification program (P-12) prepares candidates to teach physical education in a (P-12) school setting.  Students will take methods of teaching and professional core courses leading to internships in both elementary and secondary schools. The candidates must  meet Auburn University at Montgomery and Alabama Department of Education teacher certification requirements.  Prior to graduation the candidate must make a passing score on the PRAXIS II Exam.

Satisfactory completion of the requirements of the Physical Education master's degree certification program qualifies students for Alabama Class A certification.  Requirements may be met  online, on campus, or through a combination of online and  campus courses.  All graduate degrees in Physical Education require successful completion of a comprehensive exam.

Students enrolled in the Education Specialist Program will have programs individually designed based on the master's level courses taken. An academic advisor will assist in the design of this program.  Requirements may be met  online, on campus, or through a combination of online and  campus courses.  

Bachelor's Degree Plan of Study

Traditional Master's Plan of Study

Alternative Master's Plan of Study

For More Information Contact:

Dr. Erin Reilly
Email: ereilly@aum.edu

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