Specialize As a Coach, Teacher, or Adapted Physical Educator

With your MA in Physical Education, you can develop, teach, and promote fitness and wellness programs. Using a a multidisciplinary approach, this Master-level program teaches you to:

  • Use exercise, sports, games, and dance in age-appropriate programs.
  • Improve the well-being of children, adolescents, adults, and seniors.
  • Find rewarding jobs in schools, community health centers or hospitals.

Accelerator Admission Details

Direct MAP Advanced MAP MAP Academic English
GPA 3.0 3.0 2.5 2.5
IELTS 6.5 6.0 5.5  4.5
Program Start Date Spring or Fall Spring or Fall Spring or Fall Spring, Fall or Summer

Qualifying undergraduate degrees:
Bachelor’s degrees in: Public Health, Medicine, Pharmacy, Health Science, Health Informatics, Biology, Nutrition, Nursing, Clinical Lab Sciences: Biomedical Sciences, Health Education, Chemistry, Biochemistry; Exercise Science; Physical Education; Sociology; Psychology, Anthropology, Therapy (any therapy degree); Physics; Physical Therapy; Occupational Therapy; Nutrition; Dentistry; Pharmacology; Biotechnology, Dental Surgery, Microbiology.

MAP Sample Coursework

Management Theory/Organizational Behavior (exclusively for Master’s Accelerator students)
Research & Design of Experiments (exclusively for Master’s Accelerator students)

Progression Details

Direct MAP Advanced MAP MAP Academic English
Credits Earned Towards Degree 9 6 9 0
Progression Requirements Maintain status GPA of 3.25
No grade lower than a B, and approval from the Accelerator team
GPA of 3.25
No grade lower than a B, and approval from the Accelerator team
Successful completion of the Level 4 courses

Total credits required for degree: 33-36

Tuition Costs*

Academic English
14-week Sessions 
Direct MAP
1 Semester
Advanced MAP
1 Semester
2 Semesters
Cost Per Credit After MAP Total Credits Required For Degree
$8,360 $14,716 – $16,390 $17,273 – $18,387 $25,624 – $26,738 $1,375 33

*tuition can vary based on semester of entry.

A New Way of Thinking

Our classrooms are think tanks. They’re engines of innovation. This is the time to engage in exhilarating discussions and lectures that pull you in. This is learning at its highest level—with professors who love what they teach, and students who love how they teach it.

*Physical Education (MA) is only available as a non-certification track. Students will not receive a New York State certification upon completion.