Adapted Physical Education

APE Excursions | Conference Opportunities


CSU, Chico has been providing quality coursework and community programs in the area of adapted physical activity for over 30 years.

Academic Options

Bachelor Degree in Kinesiology
Movement Studies Option with a Pattern in APA

Master's Degree in Kinesiology
with a course of study in APA

Adapted Physical Education Authorization

Adapted Physical Education Authorization Summer Program
Add an APE credential to your P.E. credential in 2 or 3 summers!

Assistantships are available for undergraduates and graduates who specialize in adapted physical activity.  These positions provide exemplary work experience for students who plan to work with individuals with disabilities.

Announcing - new grant available for APE students!

The CSU, Chico Adapted Physical Education Program is pleased to announce the availability of grant funding to help students in the area of adapted physical education. Students pursuing an APE Authorization or a Master’s degree in Adapted Physical Activity may apply for the program.  Learn more about the APE TRACK Grant.

Community Programs

Autism Clinic

BE:WEL for Adults

I Can Do It, You Can Do It!

KIDS:PLAY

Ability First Sports Camp

APE Sports Day

Special Olympics

Rebecca Lytle

Professor: Rebecca Lytle, Ph.D.

Adapted Physical Education

Phone: (530) 898-4298
E-mail: rlytle@csuchico.edu 
Office: Yolo Hall 262
Office Hours: By appointment only.

Cami Anderson

Faculty: Cami Anderson, M.A., T.A.A.

Adapted Physical Education  

Phone: (530) 898-6179
E-mail: ckanderson@csuchico.edu 
Office: Yolo Hall 276
Office Hours: By appointment only.

Josie Cline

APA Faculty: Josie Cline, M.A.

Adapted Physical Education  

Phone: (530) 898-6324 
E-mail: ajcline@csuchico.edu 
Office: Yolo Hall 150

Heidi Erickson

APA Faculty: Heidi Erickson, M.A.

Adapted Physical Education  

Phone: (530) 898-6179
E-mail: hcerickson@csuchico.edu 
Office: Yolo Hall 276
Office Hours: By appointment only.

Marci Pope

APA Faculty: Marci Pope, M.A.

Adapted Physical Education  

Phone: (530) 898-6069 
E-mail: mjpope@csuchico.edu 
Office: Yolo Hall 265