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

2
Yearly Start Dates
11
Industry Relevant Courses
000%
Online Curriculum
36
Program Credit Hours
$8217
Estimated Annual Tuition*

*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.

Median Pay*

  • 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.

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Out-of-State and International Student Disclaimer
Utah is a member of the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA) and Utah State University (USU) is an approved SARA institution, which means we adhere to established standards for offering post-secondary e-learning programs in all member states. Please review our state authorizations to see if this program is offered in your state and our process for student complaints against the university.
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.

The First Step is a Conversation. Talk to John.

John Kras

John M. Kras, EdD
Associate Professor
Physical Education
(435) 797-3881
john.kras@usu.edu