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Adapted Physical Activity Minor

Gain hands-on experience working with individuals with disabilities, learning how to modify and adapt skills and activities to promote a lifetime of physical activity and wellness.

Adapted Physical Education Added Authorization

This is a secondary authorization that enables the physical education teacher to teach students ranging from preschool through adult school, conduct assessments, and report findings through the Individual Education Plan (IEP) process.

Kinesiology Major

Exercise, movement, and sport help others thrive by improving health, fitness, and quality of life across the life span. APU’s kinesiology major equips students for a variety of careers in these areas.

This program offers the following areas of study: Health Professions and Applied Exercise Science.

Physical Education, MA, and Adapted Physical Education Added Authorization

Designed for candidates who possess a teaching credential in physical education and who seek to teach both adapted physical education and general physical education at the K–12 and community college levels.

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Physical Education, MA, and Single Subject Teaching Credential

Build the skills needed to teach physical education and coach at the K-12, junior college, and four-year university levels. Coursework covers advanced topics in physical education, ranging from sociological and ethical issues to leadership and administration. Note: Only the master’s portion of this program is available online.

Physical Education, MS

Prepares candidates to advance their careers, increase their marketability, and gain opportunities in a variety of positions connected to physical education, athletics, and exercise science.

This program offers the following areas of study: Sport Management (also online).


Note: This information is current for the 2023-24 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.