Accomplished faculty instruct, guide, and inspire Edinboro students to achieve and lead. EU faculty are recognized for their commitment to student success and creating a personal and engaging academic environment.
The Edinboro experience extends well beyond the classroom. EU students prepare for careers and life through opportunities for hands-on learning, collaborative research with faculty, global travel, and internships.
Fighting Scots live, work, and play in state-of-the-art facilities on EU’s picturesque 585-acre campus. Located just 20 miles south of Erie, Pennsylvania’s fourth-largest city, Edinboro is bustling with exciting activities.
Become certified to teach what you love.
Earn credits while you get hands-on experience.
At Edinboro, you’ll spend a full semester working alongside a cooperating teacher. During this time, you will earn 12 credits and have the opportunity to learn more about the day-to-day responsibilities of being a Health and Physical Education teacher. As a student teacher, you will be assigned to a public school in these settings:
Middle school or high school
Our alumni represent us well. They are part of the Edinboro legacy, carrying on the tradition of educating the next generation of students as teachers and coaches. They’re working in elementary, middle and high school classrooms, and as coaches for school athletic teams. Some have gone on to earn advanced degrees, including Principal Certifications and Ph.D.s. Here’s what a few recent graduates are doing:
Jennifer Wolfe Krause (BS ’03) - Assistant Professor of Sport Pedagogy, University of Northern Colorado, Greenley, CO
Natalie Kostelansky Herath (BS ’04, M.Ed. ‘08) - Assistant Principal, Northwestern School District, Albion, PA
Dustin Thomas (BS ’14) - U.S. Army 2nd Lieutenant, Medical Officer, Clarksville, TN
Prepare for a rewarding career.
Dr. Jim Roberts, Department Chair
219 Meadville St, Edinboro, PA 16444