Health and Learning
The Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree or minor in physical education and health teaching is a program designed for students with a passion for fitness, recreation and physical activity.
Teaching students the benefits of being physically active is one of the greatest gifts you can give them. Motivate them to participate and help them succeed.
At Olivet, students will study anatomy, physiology, coaching, sports skills, first aid and emergency care, health, nutrition, aquatic skills, and more.
Students will complete between 100 to 130 hours of field experiences. Once completed, they will spend 60 supervised days teaching in a real classroom.
Get involved with intramural sports on campus, including volleyball, soccer, ultimate Frisbee, basketball, and so much more!
Possible careers include: physical education teacher, health education teacher or coach in public or private school – elementary, middle or high school; health education teacher.