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Adapted Physical Activity

Slippery Rock University

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
Duration
9288 USD/year
9288 USD/year
6192 USD/year
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About

The health status of persons with disabilities is a critical emerging need in the human service profession. As such, Adapted Physical Activity at Slippery Rock University is an employment market that is growing much more quickly than other physical activity fields. 

Overview

Graduates of the Master of Science in Adapted Physical Activity can find rewarding careers such as specialists in school districts, advanced recreation therapy positions, fitness center positions, and community-based agencies focusing on health promotion and physical activity for persons with disabilities.

Learning outcomes

The Master of Science in Adapted Physical Activity program at Slippery Rock University is geared towards individuals who already hold undergraduate degrees in areas such as physical education, teacher education, exercise science, therapeutic recreation, special education, athletic training or other related fields.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Disability Sport in the 21st Century: A Global Perspective
  • Advanced Study of Disability in Physical Activity
  • Lifespan Physical Activity and Disability
  • Fundraising/Grant Writing in Adapted Physical Activity
  • Health Promotions for Persons with Disabilities
  • Special Topics in Adapted Physical Activity
  • Application of Research for Practicing APA Specialists
  • Leadership Training in Adapted Physical Activity
  • lnternship

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application
  • Application Fee
  • Official Transcripts- Undergraduate/Graduate (Official transcripts must be sent by institution via electronic transcript to graduate.admissions@sru.edu or via mail- faxed copies will not be considered official)
  • 750-Word Essay* - describing how this degree will help reach the applicant's career goals (Upload to link or submit to graduate.admissions@sru.edu)
  • Two Letters of Recommendation - one must be from an undergraduate professor (student is responsible for sending form link to evaluator**)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    9288 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4644 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    9288 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4644 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    6192 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3096 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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