Advance the study of healthy, active living.
This program prepares you to help shape health, active communities through teaching,
research and outreach as a professor at a university or other institutions of higher
In this program, you will gain the advanced knowledge, leadership skills, and research
experiences you need to help advance the field of physical education. Through a
dissertation, you will learn to critically analyze, apply and disseminate research in
physical activity settings. Students in this program also complete a practicum with
university teaching experiences.