If you consider yourself physically active and healthy, and enjoy working with others to educate them on the benefits of being physical active, you will enjoy a career in health/wellness. Students in this program receive a broad foundation in health/wellness/administration. Students in this program are encouraged to choose a minor.
Physical Education/Health with Teacher Licensure
As a physical education/health teacher, you have the opportunity to inspire young students to be physically active and healthy throughout their lifetime. You can play a vital role in the development of a student physically, cognitively, socially and emotionally. The healthy behaviors they learn can lead to lifetime wellness and decrease the percentage of individuals who are obese. Our program provides a many experiential learning opportunities in the classroom and the community.
Maryville College Works is a comprehensive career preparation program that is integrated into the College’s four-year liberal arts curriculum. Key components include assessment, advising, networking and professional experiences.