Teach Through Exercise
Learning safe practices for physical exercise is paramount in living a healthy life. The master's in physical and sports education is an advanced course in teaching phsyical education and coaching. The degree explains best practices and enhance discipline knowledge in professionals in a variety of environments.
Degree at a Glance
*This estimation reflects three semesters of tuition and fees for in-state part-time resident students using the 2020-2021 Tuition & Fee schedule. Final tuition and fees may vary on a case by case basis. Please contact the Utah State University registrar’s department, or see the last page in the USU Tuition & Fee schedule for full information regarding tuition and fees.
Career Outlook for Graduates
You can pursue a career as a physical education teacher for middle school or high school, become a high school sports coach, and more.
- High School Teacher – $60,320
- Middle School Teacher – $58,600
- Sports Coach – $43,870
*U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2019
Why Earn Physical & Sports Education Degree from USU Online
This program is designed for off-campus professionals, such as teachers, coaches, school administrators, and other fitness professionals. Through online coursework, you will learn the psychological aspects of sports performance, the biophysical aspects of physical activity, the administration of athletics, and more.
Resources for Online Students
For online students based in Utah, resources such as local support, study spaces, BlueZone WiFi, and testing services, are available at the statewide campus nearest to them. Students both in-state and out-of-state have access to virtual services provided from various organizations and offices based at Logan main campus. See our Student Resources page for more information.
International students studying at USU on the F-1 or J-1 visa must have the majority of their classes each semester be face-to-face in order to meet the physical presence requirement to maintain their visa status. Students on the F-1 visa must enroll in classes at the Logan or USU Eastern campuses. Students on the J-1 visa must enroll in classes at the Logan campus.
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