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Master of Physical & Sport Education, MEd

Master of Physical & Sport Education, MEd

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

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Online Curriculum
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*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.

Median Pay*

  • High School Teacher – $60,320
  • Middle School Teacher – $58,600
  • Sports Coach – $43,870

*U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2019

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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.

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The First Step is a Conversation. Talk to John.

John Kras

John M. Kras, EdD
Associate Professor
Physical Education
(435) 797-3881