Emphasis is placed on improving instructional effectiveness and developing quality physical education programs in school settings as well as expanded physical activity programming beyond the physical education lessons within school environments. Students learn about designing, implementing and assessing Comprehensive School Physical Activity Programs. This type of programming reflects current global trends in promoting physical activity for children, youth, school staff and families in communities surrounding school campuses. The Master of Physical Education degree program gives candidates the flexibility to design a plan of study that enhances their interests and professional specialization.
The Master of Physical Education pedagogy research track is appropriate for students interested in learning more about research on teaching in physical education settings. This track may be of interest to students who already have a teacher certificate in physical education and are interested in pursuing doctoral studies in the future.
The Master of Physical Education program from Arizona State University familiarizes students with the most current trends and issues in school physical education. Students can focus on numerous topics within elementary physical education, secondary physical education and adapted physical education. This track may be of interest to students with a teaching certificate in a different subject matter who are interested in a K-12 physical education endorsement.
More informationVisit official programme website
Programme StructureCourses include:
- Analysis of Skill And Game Performance
- Teaching Physical Activity Concepts
- Adapted and Inclusive Physical Education
- Intro to Research
- Curric & Instruction Secondary Physical Education
- Learning and Instruction
- Physical Activity Promotion in the Classroom
- Health Methods
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
DisciplinesEducation Sports Sciences View 3511 other Masters in Education in United States
Applicants must fulfill the requirements of both the Graduate College and Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College.
Applicants are eligible to apply to the program if they have earned a bachelor's or master's degree, in any field, from a regionally accredited institution.
Applicants must have a minimum of a 3.00 cumulative GPA.
All applicants must submit:
- graduate admission application and application fee
- official transcripts
- three letters of recommendation
- personal statement
- IVP Fingerprint Clearance Card issued by the State of Arizona
- proof of English proficiency
International25200 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 25200 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
National23544 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 23544 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
In-State11720 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 11720 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
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