The Health/Physical Education major is primarily designed to prepare students for careers in teaching physical education and/or health education, coaching or recreation.

For more information on the Health/Physical Education program, please contact Department Chair Garry Ladd at 618-235-2700, ext. 5373, or

Educational Program

Associate in Arts Degree (0001) – Health/Physical Education Pre-Major

Career Opportunities

Elementary, Middle and High School Teacher
Physical Education Specialist
Health Educator
Individual and Team Coach
Athletic Director
Activities Director
Sporting Goods Sales and Marketing
Community/Commercial Recreation Director
Sports Official/Referee/Umpire