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12 Masters Programs in Physical Education

A master’s degree is an honor students spend years working towards as part of a graduate program. This degree can qualify them to find work in their field or obtain a doctoral degree. What is a Master in Physical Education? It’s a degree that provides students with the skills they need to work as a physical education instructor. Those enrolled in this program should expect to graduate… Read more

A master’s degree is an honor students spend years working towards as part of a graduate program. This degree can qualify them to find work in their field or obtain a doctoral degree.

What is a Master in Physical Education? It’s a degree that provides students with the skills they need to work as a physical education instructor. Those enrolled in this program should expect to graduate with a thorough understanding of health and physical fitness and how to implement successful athletic programs in schools. Coursework in this program may include psychology, sports theory, anatomy, cardiovascular science, and athletics curriculum and instruction.

A master’s degree in physical education can equip graduates with well-developed coaching, teamwork and public speaking skills. These skills can help graduate secure a rewarding career after graduation.

Total program costs for a master’s degree in physical education depend on if the student chooses to study full time and where the school is located. Students are encouraged to reach out to their prospective schools for more information or with questions.  

After receiving their degree, graduates may find rewarding job opportunities as teachers in schools of all grades. They may also be able to work as a personal trainer, gym owner and operator, sports coach or activities director. If working with kids isn’t appealing, graduates may be able to find work in health clubs, at spas, at colleges or with the elderly helping coordinate exercise activities. Those who wish to maximize their earning potential may be able to do so by pursuing higher education or working as a freelance consultant or trainer.

Online master's programs in physical education can be found at schools around the world. These programs are good for those who cannot commit to a traditional college schedule. 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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University of West Alabama Online
Livingston , USA

Advance your career opportunities in physical health instruction through the University of West Alabama's online Master of Education in Physical Education P-12. Designed for w ... +

Advance your career opportunities in physical health instruction through the University of West Alabama's online Master of Education in Physical Education P-12. Designed for working students, the fully online classroom will accommodate your personal and work commitments. Learn more today. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
English
Online
 
National Research Tomsk State University
Tomsk , Russia

The Study Program focuses on all aspects of sports training, recreation, and tourism. Our graduates are capable of conducting scientific research, providing psychological and ... +

The Study Program focuses on all aspects of sports training, recreation, and tourism. Our graduates are capable of conducting scientific research, providing psychological and pedagogical support for health, rehabilitation, and sports activities. The process of teaching includes knowledge in the area of Sport Science (for example, Pedagogy, Psychology, Anatomy, Biomechanics, Biochemistry and other) and Physical Rehabilitation and Recreation Technologies. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
Russian
Sep 2021
Campus
 
FutbolLab Spain Soccer Academy
Barcelona , Spain

With the "Master in Physical Preparation and Injury Prevention (Isabel I University)" the student will first learn the role of the physical trainer, knowledge and skills for a ... +

With the "Master in Physical Preparation and Injury Prevention (Isabel I University)" the student will first learn the role of the physical trainer, knowledge and skills for a correct evaluation and a training program for the concepts of injuries and all what the physical preparation entails. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
6 months
Spanish
Online
 

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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
Campus
 
Universidad de Leon
León , Spain

We offer scientific training aimed at acquiring new knowledge and techniques applicable to the design of Physical Activity programs and research focused on the maintenance or ... +

We offer scientific training aimed at acquiring new knowledge and techniques applicable to the design of Physical Activity programs and research focused on the maintenance or recovery of physical, emotional health and quality of life, applied in the school, work, and school environment. leisure or rehabilitative. -
Master
Full-time
Spanish
Campus
 
Universidade da Coruña
A Coruña , Spain

The Master's Degree in Compulsory Secondary Education and Baccalaureate, Vocational Training and Language Teaching is a title of the Faculty of Education Sciences that belongs ... +

The Master's Degree in Compulsory Secondary Education and Baccalaureate, Vocational Training and Language Teaching is a title of the Faculty of Education Sciences that belongs to the area of ​​Social and Legal Sciences. -
Master
Full-time
Spanish
Campus
 
Charles University Faculty of Physical Education and Sport
Prague , Czech Republic

The Study Program focuses on all aspects of sports training. The process of teaching includes knowledge in the area of Kinanthropology and Sports Sciences. All the academics r ... +

The Study Program focuses on all aspects of sports training. The process of teaching includes knowledge in the area of Kinanthropology and Sports Sciences. All the academics responsible for the teaching process prove their creative attitude. The „Coach“ specialization focuses on the aspects of sports training in a particular field of sport. The „Fitness Coach“ specialization focuses on the development of different aspects of fitness when dealing with specific types of population. It is an academic Study Program. The accreditation of the Program in English brings internationally acknowledged qualifications/licenses. The Program is going to match with the requirements based on the National Frame of Qualifications when performing. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
University of Technology, Jamaica (UTech)
Kingston , Jamaica +1 More

Applications will be available at the College Admissions office, at G.C. Foster College of Physical Education and Sports webpage.

Applications will be available at the College Admissions office, at G.C. Foster College of Physical Education and Sports webpage. -
MSc
Full-time
4 semesters
English
Campus
 
Alabama State University The Harold Lloyd Murphy Graduate School
Montgomery , USA

The College of Education (COE) seeks to prepare teachers, instructional support personnel and other professionals to be decision makers who are equipped with the knowledge, sk ... +

The College of Education (COE) seeks to prepare teachers, instructional support personnel and other professionals to be decision makers who are equipped with the knowledge, skills, and dispositions necessary to ethically and effectively integrate theory and practice their professions. These professionals will possess the understanding of our diverse culture, the technological capabilities, the intellectual rigor and the critical thinking and problem-solving skills required to make informed and responsible decisions, to engage in reflective assessment, to implement positive change and to pursue learning as a lifetime endeavor. -
Master
Full-time
English
Campus
 
American University Of Puerto Rico
Hato Tejas , Puerto Rico

This specialty has been designed to help physical education teachers deepen their knowledge, skills and professional techniques to perform effectively and efficiently in teach ... +

This specialty has been designed to help physical education teachers deepen their knowledge, skills and professional techniques to perform effectively and efficiently in teaching and leadership roles, within the field of education, recreation and sports in the sector. public and private. -
Master
Spanish
 
Utah State University Emma Eccles Jones College of Education and Human Services
Logan , USA

The Master of Education in Physical and Sport Education is a non-thesis option for professionals, such as teachers, coaches, school administrators, and other fitness professio ... +

The Master of Education in Physical and Sport Education is a non-thesis option for professionals, such as teachers, coaches, school administrators, and other fitness professionals. The degree is designed to promote best practices and enhance discipline knowledge in KHS professionals in public school districts, private schools, and other community-oriented agencies. All courses are presently offered through USU's Distance Education Program Online. -
Master
English
Sep 2021
 
University of West Alabama Online
Livingston , USA

Enhance your knowledge base and skills in physical fitness through the University of West Alabama's online Master of Science in Physical Education. With four concentrations in ... +

Enhance your knowledge base and skills in physical fitness through the University of West Alabama's online Master of Science in Physical Education. With four concentrations including athletic training, exercise science, physical education and sport management, you will be able to personalize your degree for your career goals. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
English
Online
 

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