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K-12 Kids

The K-12 Education Program through the Kinesiology Department prepares the student to become a K-12 Physical Education teacher. Students enrolled in this degree program must also be enrolled in the teacher licensure program which offers an innovative, holistic program of study that leads to a K-12 licensure in Colorado. Students who select this major will accumulate over 200 hours of classroom experience before beginning student teaching.

Career Opportunities

  • Physical Education Teacher (K-12)
  • Coach
  • Athletic Director*

*Career requires additional post-baccalaureate studies         

Contact Dr. Elizabeth Sharp for more information.



Department Contact

Krista Bonino

Administrative Assistant

Department of Kinesiology

P: 970.248.1635

Additional Information

K-12 Education Program Requirements