Master of Arts in Teaching / Health & Physical Education
Georgia Southern University

Program Details

Enroll in this online physical education degree and enhance professional opportunities.  This program is designed for those who hold a bachelor’s degree and are seeking a master’s degree and teacher certification.  Complete courses in physical education and health, preparing to teach these subjects in PreK through grade 12. 

Courses will likely include:

  • Physical Education Scientific Topics 
  • Physical Activities in P-12 Physical Education 
  • Adapted Physical Education Methods 
  • Secondary Physical Education Methods 
  • Fitness and Wellness Education 

All students will complete student teaching in the field, putting their new knowledge and skills to work in the real world.

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Georgia Southern University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent