Kinesiology: Teacher Certification, BS

for the Bachelor of Science Major in Kinesiology, Teacher Certification Concentration


Programs in Community Health and Kinesiology


Undergraduate Programs:

major: Community Health, BS

concentration: Community Health: Health Education & Promotion, BS

concentration: Community Health: Health Planning & Administration, BS

concentration: Community Health: Rehabilitation Studies, BS

major: Kinesiology, BS

concentration: Kinesiology: Teacher Certification, BS

minor: Kinesiology

minor: Disability Studies

joint degree: Community Health, BS and Public Health, MPH

joint degree: Kinesiology, BS and Public Health, MPH


Graduate Programs:

degree: Kinesiology, MS

degree: Kinesiology, PhD

degree: Community Health, MS

degree: Rehabilitation, MS

degree: Public Health, MPH

joint degree: Community Health, BS and Public Health, MPH

joint degree: Kinesiology, BS and Public Health, MPH


Application to the Teacher Licensure curriculum is made at the end of the sophomore year. Admission depends on meeting minimum grade point average requirements. In order to remain in good standing in this program and be recommended for licensure, candidates are required to maintain UIUC, cumulative, and content area grade point averages of 2.5 (A=4.0), and a professional education grade point average of 3.0. Candidates should consult their advisor or the Council on Teacher Education for the list of courses used to compute these grade point averages.

Required Electives and Correlate Area Studies
KIN 360Adapted Physical Education3
KIN 361Curriculum in Grades K-63
KIN 362Curriculum in Grades 7-123
KIN 363Instructional Strategies in PE3
KIN 364Exper in the Common School3
KIN 401Measure & Eval in Kinesiology3
KIN 460Technology & Pedagogical KINES3
KIN 260Teaching Activities I3
KIN 261Teaching Activities II2
CI 473Disciplinary Literacy2
EPS 201Foundations of Education3
EPSY 201Educational Psychology3
EDPR 438Educational Practice in Special Fields8
EDPR 442Educational Practice in Secondary Education8