Sports and Exercise Sciences Degree - All Levels PE Teaching Certification


About the SES Degree - All Levels PE Certification

This degree program prepares undergraduate students for careers in physical education instruction and coaching in secondary school settings. Program goals are developed with the expectation students will be able to demonstrate evidence of content knowledge, leadership, communication skills and critical thinking towards employment and engaged citizens. Students may earn either a Bachelor of Arts degree or a Bachelor of Science degree in this program.

This degree provides preparation for all requirements needed to be eligible for Texas teacher certification.

Competencies and proficiencies, essential for professional preparation, are in alignment to the standards set by the State Board for Educator Certification (SBEC).

State Licensure Statement

Requirements for licensure and/or certification vary from state to state. Our programs prepare students for licensure and/or certification in the State of Texas. We do not represent that our programs prepare students for licensure and/or certification in other states.

Degree Requirements & Resources

Requirement Resources:

Program Resources:

  • Degree Information sheet

SES Requirements  
Additional Requirements  

Career Opportunities

With this degree, you will be prepared for teaching/coaching in elementary and secondary schools. If you want to take your learning further, you can pursue a graduate degree program.

Scholarships & Program Cost

There are numerous scholarships and financial aid programs available to SES degree students. 

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Department of Sports & Exercise Sciences
VHAC 217
(806) 651-2370