Program Information

School: University of Alberta
Faculty: Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Secondary Education and Teaching
Description: Do you dream of becoming a PhysEd teacher? This combined program allows you to complete two degrees — a Bachelor of Kinesiology, and a Bachelor of Education (Secondary) — in just five years. By studying Kinesiology, you’ll gain expertise in human movement, exercise science, and athletic movement, preparing you for a variety of related careers in teaching and sport. You can also major in Physical Education as part of a four-year Bachelor of Education degree.

The Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation gives you access to all the state-of-the-art learning, research, and athletic facilities at the University of Alberta, while offering small class sizes and specialized, interactive programs. With every degree program, you’ll also have the opportunity to gain work experience by completing a practicum in your final year.

URL: Education – Kinesiology – Secondary at University of Alberta
Length: 5 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

This estimate is based on one year of full-time study, and represents only the tuition cost.

Careers: Secondary School Teachers,Coaches

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 80

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  • Grade12 English
  • Grade12 Biology or Grade12 Chemistry or Grade12 Computer Related Studies or Grade12 Advanced Functions
  • 2 of Grade12 Humanities or Grade12 Mathematics or Grade12 Science or Grade12 International Languages
  • Grade12 Visual Arts or Grade12 Mathematics or Grade12 Science or Grade12 Health and Physical Education