Adapted Physical Education (Teaching Endorsement)

This program leads to a state teaching endorsement as a "teacher of students requiring adapted physical education" (SP endorsement). The program requires twenty-four credits in approved special education and adapted physical education courses. The requirements for the Adapted Physical Education endorsement can be completed as part of a graduate program leading to a Master of Education (M.Ed) with a Major in Kinesiology (Physical Education Pedagogy).

Admission Requirements

Admission to this program is contingent upon admission to the Graduate School and the Division. Additionally, applicants must possess a valid Michigan teaching certificate in physical education or any area of special education.

Endorsement Requirements
KIN 5400Adapted Physical Activity3
KIN 5410Methods and Materials: Adapted Aquatics3
KIN 5420Disability and Sports3
KIN 5425Assessment and Service Delivery in Adapted Physical Education3
KIN 5430Leadership Training and Practicum in Adapted Physical Education3
SED 5030Education of Exceptional Children3
SED 5140Behavior Management: Positive Behavior Support3
Total Credits21