Developmental Adapted Physical Education

Graduate Certificate

This certificate program provides the professional, who already has a physical education teaching degree, with the necessary courses to meet the MN standards for teacher licensure in Developmental Adapted Physical Education (DAPE) for grades PK-12.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

  • Course work is delivered online.
  • Course work supports the connection of theory to practice through the application in lessons, curriculum, and assessments with your PK-12 students.

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university with a minimum GPA of 3.0.
  • Resume

APPLICATION DEADLINES

Summer Start, Rolling

GRADUATE CERTIFICATE COORDINATOR CONTACT

Dr. Sue Tarr, Susan.tarr@mnsu.edu, 507-389-2626

Program Requirements

COURSES/ROTATION

Summer Year 1

HP 511

Introduction to Developmental Adapted Physical Education

3 credits

HP 545

Teaching Students w/ Cognitive, Sensory, Physical, & Emotional Disabilities

3 credits

HP 620

Motor Development

3 credits


Summer Year 2

HP 512

Assessment in Developmental Adapted Physical Education

3 credits

HP 523

Teaching Strategies in Developmental Adapted Physical Education

3 credits

HP 571

Collaboration & Consultation in Developmental Adapted Physical Education

3 credits

 

Summer Year 3

SPED 605

Intro to the Psychology & Educational of Exceptional Children & Youth

3 credits

HP 698

Internship

1 credit