Student using the climbing wall

Physical Education

Grinnell welcomes scholar-athletes of all majors — and especially if you’re interested in teaching, coaching, or youth activities —to join our physical education program in intramurals, indoor recreation and outdoor recreation. The program includes theory classes such as educational psychology, the organization and administration of athletics, sport theory, and coaching methods (includes ASEP and PACE certifications). Practica cover diverse sports and include instructional courses, intercollegiate sports, and performance groups.

Department News

Professor Will Freeman to Travel 18,000 Miles in 80 days in 3-Wheeler

He will follow route planned by his students in an American Journey class.

10 Grinnell Graduates Receive Fulbright Grants

Grinnell consistently appears on national list of 'top-producing' Fulbright Schools.

Goldstein Earns Academic All-America Honors

Diver Daniel Goldstein ’16 joined elite company Tuesday when he became the 24th Pioneer to earn Academic All-America recognition.

Department Information

(641) 269-3818

Bear Recreation and Athletic Center
1201 Tenth Ave
Grinnell, IA 50112
United States