Bachelor of Science in PE | Teacher Education (Grades K-12)

Physical Education – Teacher Certification (PETC) students are trained to teach physical education (K-12) in the public schools of South Carolina, and beyond. Students in the program will acquire over 200+ hours working in the elementary, middle and high schools, including the opportunity to work with students with special needs. This curriculum is designed so that, upon completion of clinical practice, teacher candidates will have met the licensure requirements of the state of South Carolina Throughout their time at Limestone College, students will be exposed to teaching at various schools in the Gaffney and Spartanburg areas, including Blacksburg Middle School, Blacksburg High School, Gaffney Middle School, Gaffney High School and the South Carolina School for the Deaf and the Blind (Spartanburg, SC).

Limestone College’s Physical Education Teacher Certification program is recognized by the Council for Accreditation of Educator Preparation, the National Association of Sport and Physical Education, and the state of South Carolina.

**After all General Education and Major course requirements have been met; students will need additional elective courses to meet the 123 hour minimum for graduation.