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Physical Education Initial Licensure

Springfield College

24 months
1138 USD/credit 21053 USD/year
1138 USD/credit 21053 USD/year
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Physical Education Initial Licensure from Springfield College is one of the few in the country to offer both a master’s degree as well as initial licensure.


The program, which can be completed in two to three years, is perfect for students who have earned their undergraduate degrees in fields other than physical education and who wish to complete the Massachusetts teacher licensure requirements in physical education. 

Key Features 

  • Completion of this Physical Education Initial Licensure program at Springfield College allows graduate students to qualify for initial licensure at both the elementary and secondary levels.
  • Through graduate-level content courses and prerequisites that can be taken concurrently with graduate courses, students gain knowledge and prepare for the Massachusetts Tests for Educator Licensure. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Sheltered English Immersion Instruction Across the Curriculum 
  • Motor Learning and Control 
  • Programming in Adapted Physical Education 
  • Philosophy of Sport 
  • Curriculum Construction in Physical Education 
  • Motor Development and Analysis 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


37 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
  • Interview
  • Official Transcripts from All Institutions Previously/Currently Attended

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21053 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1138 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    21053 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1138 USD per credit during 24 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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