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The College of Health & Human Performance
Department of Kinesiology




 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 


Admission Criteria
Master of Arts in Education in Physical Education (MAEd)

To be considered for admission into the Master of Arts in Education in Physical Education applicants must present the following:

  • A current teaching license.

  • Undergraduate transcripts of a baccalaureate degree in a related field from an institution accredited by a regional association.

  • A grade point average of 2.7 or greater on a 4.0 scale on all undergraduate work or a grade point average of 3.0 or better on a 4.0 scale in either the undergraduate major work or work taken during the senior year.

  • Satisfactory scores on either the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) or Miller Analogy Test (MAT)

  • A written statement of purpose.

  • Three letters of recommendation from persons who can attest to the applicant’s academic competence to do graduate work.

  • Students whose first language is not English, must receive an acceptable score (computer-based=213; internet total = 80 with each category no lower than 20, written=550) on the Test of English As A Foreign Language (TOEFL).

  • Students whose undergraduate preparation lacks essential prerequisite coursework or whose baccalaureate degree is in a non-related field may have additional requirements.

Acceptance is subject to availability of slots in the program and is determined by the faculty in accordance with Graduate School Administrative Board guidelines.