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2 Master of Art Programs in Physical Education

The Master of Arts (MA) is a postgraduate degree meant to allow students to further their education and create better opportunities for themselves. After earning an undergraduate degree, a student will enter a graduate program and spend between one and three years on additional learning. When the master's degree is completed, the graduate may enter a career path or attend more courses to earn a do… Read more

The Master of Arts (MA) is a postgraduate degree meant to allow students to further their education and create better opportunities for themselves. After earning an undergraduate degree, a student will enter a graduate program and spend between one and three years on additional learning. When the master's degree is completed, the graduate may enter a career path or attend more courses to earn a doctoral degree.

What is an MA in Physical Education? This program teaches students what they need to know about promoting healthy bodies and minds in students or clients. Individuals who pursue the program typically take courses that teach the anatomy and physiology of humans as well as applied biology and biomechanics. Students may also learn about ethics in physical education, types of players and the best coaching strategies for each, group sports and assessment methods. Diet and nutrition, exercise science and sex education are also common.

Working toward a degree in physical education provides students with many qualitative and quantitative skills. In addition to understanding health and nutrition and how the body uses both, students are likely to gain leadership and communication skills.

Each learning institution offering a physical education program determines its own price, and each country has its own laws regarding the cost of education. Student might also consider how long each program is and whether they can apply for financial aid.

A person who earns a master's degree in physical education may go on to become a physical education teacher. In many cases, a teacher in this field will also coach the sports teams at the school he or she works at. Individuals may coach teams at local recreation centers or sports parks. Public schools and colleges often need athletic directors for those who want to plan events and oversee coaches. Graduates who prefer to work in a smaller environment could decide to become personal trainers or sports therapists.

Colleges and universities provide physical education programs in many different countries. Students who live far from their chosen schools may even take classes online. To get started, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Universidad Ana G. Méndez - Recinto de Cupey
San Juan, Puerto Rico

All of our programs are duly licensed by the Puerto Rico Board of Education (CEPR) and accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE). At the undergrad ... +

All of our programs are duly licensed by the Puerto Rico Board of Education (CEPR) and accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE). At the undergraduate level (teacher preparation programs), we have the specialized accreditation granted by The Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP). -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
Spanish
Aug 2021
Campus
 
University of Physical Education in Krakow
Kraków, Poland

Thanks to the education in the field of natural and social sciences, as well as mastering the skills of teaching movement and body improvement, the graduate obtains qualificat ... +

Thanks to the education in the field of natural and social sciences, as well as mastering the skills of teaching movement and body improvement, the graduate obtains qualifications that enable competent influence of physical means on the body and social means on the personality in order to meet the immediate needs of pupils in the field of somatic and motor development and to prepare them. to care for health, fitness and body structure. -
MA
Polish
Oct 2021
Campus
 

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