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Master of Science in Education in Physical Education / Coaching Pedagogy

Program Details

The online MSEd in Physical Education / Coaching Pedagogy degree program from SUNY Cortland is designed for individuals who want to inspire today's youth to enjoy the benefits of an active and healthy life, be a positive role model for people of all ages, share their love of physical activity and fitness with upcoming generations, and become a leader and advocate for constructive change in the physical education profession. There are two concentrations available to suit students' personal interests and professional goals:

  • Adapted Physical Eduation 
  • Coaching Pedagogy


  • On-campus two-week summer residency required
  • Bachelor's degree or higher with an undergraduate cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
  • Official transcripts from all institutions of higher learning
  • Resume with three references
  • Letter of application indicating why you are interested in the program
  • Documentation of initial certification in physical education
  • GRE or MAT test scores

Accreditation & Licensing

Middle States Commission on Higher Education