Physical Education (MA)

Location Offered: 
On-Campus & Online
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Master of Arts

This program is designed for students who plan to teach, coach, or concentrate their study on one of the sub-disciplines of physical education. If the undergraduate degree was not in Physical Education or the student does not have at least twelve (12) credit hours of undergraduate theory classes (exclusive of activity classes and Advanced Skill and Coaching classes) on the transcript, the student must take twelve (12) credit hours of either undergraduate or graduate physical education course work on the graduate degree to make up the deficiency. Three (3) credit hours of the additional 12 hours must be an undergraduate Elementary or Secondary Methods in Physical Education course. Both thesis and non-thesis options are available. Additional hours may be required if, upon entering the graduate program, the student needs prerequisites.

Areas of Concentration Currently Available

  • Teaching/Coaching Emphasis
  • Kinesiology- Exercise Science Focus or
  • Kinesiology- Sport and exercise Psychology focus

Admission Requirements

  • International Application for Admission
  • Official Transcripts sent directly from your current and/or all prior academic institutions that you have attended to the Office of Admissions
  • Minimum undergraduate grade point average of a 3.0 on a 4.0 point scale
  • Official report of TOEFL score (560/83) or IELTS (6.5)
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation
  • Departmental application
  • Resume

Application Deadlines

  • Accepted all around the year

Graduate Assistantship Requirements

Contacts and More Information

* Some or all of the program in this department offered online only.