Program Information

School: Trinity Western University
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Description: The Physical Education stream equips you to be trained as a physical education teacher (K-12) in the public and private school system where you can pass on your love of sport, activity, recreation, health and fitness to children and teens who need a positive and inspirational role model.

Students must meet the external requirements of the British Columbia Teachers Federation (BCTF) and the Professional Development Program (PDP). Students can take a concurrent education program available from Trinity Western University that enables graduation within a five years or apply after a four year degree for the two year PDP program. Prospective teachers can select from a Bachelor of Arts, a Concentration, or a Minor in Elementary School Physical Education depending on their preference for teaching in a secondary or elementary school setting. It is essential for students interested in a teaching career to consult with TWU’s School of Education during the first year of study to ensure that specific program requirements will be met.

URL: Elementary School Physical Education at Trinity Western University
Course Based: Yes
Length: 5 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
Careers: Coaches

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 67
Prerequisites:*

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

  •  Grade12 English 

Students are required to graduate from high school or equivalent with a university preparatory program. This must include English 12 plus three additional Grade 12 academic subjects at a minimum overall average of 67%. A minimum grade of 60% or better is expected on the provincial examination portion of English 12.