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Physical Education

NYSED Content Areas: Sports Medicine, Health, Safety Education, Sports Science, Recreation, Sports Administration, Dance

Stony Brook University has determined that the courses on the list below meet the NYSED guidelines for professional license in this certification content area. Certain courses with other departmental subject codes may also be valid for the content area as defined by the academic department designator.


CEE 540 School-Based Substance Abuse Prevention
CEM 580 Adolescent Life Stages: Normal to Abnormal
CEM 582 Problems of Adolescence
CEP 500 Sport and Society *
CEP 502 Principles of Coaching*
CEP 507 Philosophy, Principles and Organization of Athletics in Education*
CEP 508 The Concepts of Leisure, Play, and Recreation in America*
CEP 513 Health Sciences Applied to Coaching I: Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries *
CEP 514 Health Sciences Applied to Coaching II: The Study of Human Movement*
CEP 517 Psychology of Sport*
CEP 518 Exercise and Nutrition *

*Denotes course that is regularly offered online.

Note: The information contained on this page is valid as of 1/30/2014.


Statement of Student Responsibility

Students themselves—whether new, returning, or continuing—are responsible for reviewing, understanding, and adhering to their degree and/or certificate program requirements. Students should keep in mind that degree requirements are separate and distinct from requirements for teacher/administrator certification and resulting initial and/or professional licenses.  Each student is responsible for reviewing, understanding and adhering to his/her certification requirements.  For further information, visit NYSED at


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