Master of Science in Physical Education
Canisius College

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Physical Education degree extends your knowledge of cutting edge topics in coaching. Coursework does not repeat information from undergraduate learning, but rather extends the study to the next level of learning. Designed with the working professional in mind, this program allows you to balance work, family, and your education. Additionally, this program provides a portfolio—with lesson plans, mission statements, and assignments—that can be an essential tool for career advancement. 

The program has two tracks: one of which leads to New York State certification as a physical educator and one without certification.

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Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Canisius College is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Resume/CV, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Out-of-state students are accepted, but this program will not grant you New York State certification.