Master of Arts in Physical Education / Adapted
Western Michigan University

Program Details

The online MA in Physical Education / Adapted degree program from Western Michigan University is designed to provide individuals with the knowledge, skills, and experience needed to teach fundamental motor skills, patterns, physical and motor fitness to students with disabilities. Courses cover topics such as:

  • Programming in Adapted PE 
  • Instructional Materials in PE
  • Human Growth & Motor Development
  • Psychological Preparation


This degree program requires an internship or field placement. 

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution, indicated on an official transcript
  • Resume or curriculum vitae (CV)
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Written statement

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission