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Adapted Physical Education

Springfield College

12 months
1138 USD/credit 38692 USD/year
1138 USD/credit 38692 USD/year
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Adapted Physical Education from Springfield College is one of few master’s programs in the country to qualify licensed teachers to sit for the exam leading to national certification as a Certified Adapted Physical Educator (CAPE).


With Adapted Physical Education from Springfield College you’ll be prepared to work with individuals with special needs who wish to engage in physical activities. You also will be equipped to develop and manage prescriptive programs for patients with disabilities who require specialized activities. 

Key Features 

  • All graduate students in the concentration will learn core concepts related to designing, implementing, and assessing within adapted physical education programs.  
  • The curriculum provides an interdisciplinary approach with students selecting from a menu of courses in physical education, special education, health promotion, exercise science, psychology, and counseling.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Exercise for Special Populations
  • Implications of Disabilities on the Family 
  • Psychopharmacology 
  • Child Development and Counseling
  • Psychopathology: Diagnosis and Treatment Planning 
  • Children with Disabilities 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


34 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the application form. No application fee.
  • Graduate Admissions Essay
  • Resume
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Official Transcripts from All Institutions Previously/Currently Attended

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    38692 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1138 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    38692 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1138 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Springfield

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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