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Physical Education

Adelphi University

12 months
1495 USD/credit 44850 USD/year
1495 USD/credit 44850 USD/year
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The department offers a 33 or 36 credit program at the Adelphi University providing advanced study for teachers and other physical activity professionals related to careers in physical education, sport, and physical activity leading to an M.A degree in Physical Education. 


The individually designed program draws from coursework in Health, Physical Education, Exercise Science, Sport Management, other electives with permission, or students may choose an optional Specialization: 1) Teaching Adapted Physical Education, or 2) Sport-Based Youth Development. 

Learn more about this program

This degree program in Physical Education at Adelphi University does not provide New York State initial Teacher Certification.  See Master of Arts in Physical Education: Graduate Alternative Teacher Education program for New York State Teacher Certification in P-12 Physical Education.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Physical Education for Individuals with Sensory Impairments 
  • Physical Education for Developmental & Learning Disabilities 
  • Physical Education for the Exceptional Child
  • Evaluation of Special Populations 
  • Physical Education for Physically Disabled Individuals 
  • Motor Development and Developmental Delays 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official transcripts from all Universities attended
  • Final transcript stating Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited four-year institution
  • Graduate Record Exam(GRE) exam results(Required for the Physical Education GATE program only)
  • Two Letters of recommendation 
  • Essay
  • Resume is preferred

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    44850 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1495 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    44850 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1495 USD per credit during 12 months.


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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