Share your passion for physics with the next generation.
This degree prepares you to teach physics at the high school level. Teaching physics is a rewarding experience. You'll spend your day explaining the marvels of the universe to motivated students.
Our program follows a broad-field preparation model. After earning the degree, you'll have a specialization in physics. You'll also be able to teach all introductory science courses for high school.
Why Study Physics Teacher Education?
Physics Teacher Education at Illinois State is nationally recognized for teacher preparation. Our program is one of the largest in the country with six physics teaching methods courses and a full-time program coordinator.
With your teaching qualifications, you'll be well positioned for future professional advancement.