K-12 Education Programs

Share your passion and learn how to help others appreciate and develop their knowledge, skills, and abilities in physical education, art, music, and special education. The offered major and minor programs expand your knowledge of the content area and prepare you to create, implement, and assess lessons for any grade from K-12 in your preferred specialized discipline.  

Explore our Available Majors


Provide students with opportunities for creativity in the visual arts with a degree in art education.

Art Education Program


Teach music to a future generation with a degree in music education.

Music Education Program


Share your passion for human movement and teach students to develop knowledge and skills for an active, healthy lifestyle.

Physical Education


Learn how to support students with special learning needs.

Special Education

Contact Info

Dr. Faye LaDuke Pelster
Department Chair
Jonas 223 Map
Phone: 605-642-6627

School of Education
Black Hills State University
1200 University St.
Spearfish, SD, USA 57799





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Develop valuable personal relationships in a small community with amazing faculty and staff while thriving in the outdoors of the Black Hills.