University of Alberta

Physical Education and Elementary Education

Program Information

School:University of Alberta
Faculty:Physical Education and Recreation
Field of Study:Elementary Education and Teaching
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Description:Love to teach? Bring your passion for movement, sport, dance and physical activity to the classroom! The BPE/BEd in Elementary Education degree is a five-year degree program. You’ll spend the first three years in the Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation where you’ll take courses ranging from structural anatomy to biomechanics, from dance to personal fitness and ethics. You’ll transfer to the Faculty of Education for the final two years of your degree program and graduate with two degrees: a Bachelor of Physical Education degree and a Bachelor of Education degree.
URL:Physical Education and Elementary Education at University of Alberta
Length:5 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $17,034
Careers:Elementary School TeachersCoaches

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 Mathematics 
  •  Grade12 Humanities  or  Grade12 Science  or  Grade12 Mathematics 
  •  Grade12 Humanities  or  Grade12 International Languages  or  Grade12 Mathematics  or  Grade12 Science 
  •  Grade12 Visual Arts  or  Grade12 Mathematics  or  Grade12 Science 

See website for other prerequisites.

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on July 13, 2016