Physical and Sport Education: MEdDepartment: Kinesiology and Health Science Department
College: Emma Eccles Jones College of Education & Human Services
The MEd degree provides an advanced course of study for students interested in teaching physical education and coaching. The master of education in health, physical education, and recreation is a non-thesis option for off-campus professionals, such as teachers, coaches, school administrators, and other fitness professionals. The degree is designed to promote best practices and enhance discipline knowledge in professionals currently employed in public school districts, private schools, and other community-oriented agencies. All courses are presently offered through USU's Distance Education Program using interactive broadcast technology. Students can participate in this program from the main campus in Logan as well as at one of USU’s regional campuses or education sites throughout the state.
The Emma Eccles Jones College of Education & Human Services may charge differential tuition for this program. Differential tuition is an added cost per credit for courses in the program. See the last page in the USU Tuition & Fee schedule for more information.
Students receiving the MEd will be qualified to teach physical education and work as school coaches in various areas.
Select degrees and programs are not available at all Utah State University locations. Please contact a regional campus advisor to verify program availability.