Academic Catalog

Adaptive Physical Education Certification: Physical Education K-12 Certification


Notice: Due to pending licensure program approvals by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI), program requirements are subject to change for students entering in the 2022-2024 catalog.  Students affected by any approved changes which occur in the 2022-2024 catalog will be formally notified by the UW-Superior Educator Program. 

UW-Superior education programs are approved by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction to fulfill licensure requirements for the state of Wisconsin.  If you seek licensure in a state other than Wisconsin, please see the UW-Superior Institutional Certification web page for further information and assistance.

13.5 total credits

In addition to completing the K-12 Certification in Physical Education, students must also complete the following to be certified in K-12 Adaptive Physical Education.

Required Courses
HLTH 267Introduction to Mental Health and Stress Management3.00
HLTH 368Drugs, Health and Human Behavior3.00
HHP 423Adapted Aquatics Instructional Lab0.50
HHP 424Adapted Lifetime Recreation and Sport1.00
SPED 375Individual Educational Assessment and IEP Development3.00
SPED 493Inclusive Management Strategies3.00
Total Hours13.50