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UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA

Information for specific audiences:

PE Graduate Programs

The Department of Physical Education offers the Ph.D. degree in physical education and 3 different masters degrees. Each degree is briefly described in this section. More specifics about each degree (required courses, admission criteria, and degree requirements) are presented under the link to each degree.

Ph.D. in Physical Education

The Ph.D in Physical Education is designed to prepare individuals to enter academic positions in teacher education in physical education and motor behavior at colleges and universities. Students in this program are expected to develop research skills necessary to be successful in developing an independent line of research upon completion of the program. Click the link above for more information.

For more information about the Ph.D. in Physical Education program, click here.

Master of Arts in Teaching

The master of arts in teaching is designed as an initial certification degree in teacher education in physical education for individuals who possess an undergraduate degree but do not have certification to teach. Click the link above for more information.

For more information about the Master of Arts in Teaching program, click here.

Assistantship Application Information

Other important links:

Columbia, SC 29208 • 803-777-7000 • info@sc.edu