- Major: Physical Education
- Degree: Doctor of Philosophy
- School/College: Education
See the program curriculum and learn about admission.
Ready to apply? Take note of any deadlines and documents required for this degree program.
Fall Application Deadline: December 1
Spring Application Deadline: October 1
Summer Application Deadline: December 1
- Official Transcripts
- Personal Statement
- 2 Letters of Recommendation
Note: An interview will be scheduled during the application process
Applications Accepted for These Semesters...
- Fall Semester
- Spring Semester
- Summer Semester
Area of Concentration
- Motor Behavior
A Note from the Program
The Ph.D. in Physical Education program primarily prepares students for college faculty positions in physical education and related areas. Most graduates of the program enter careers teaching and conducting research at colleges and universities. The program employs an apprenticeship model, whereby students' learning experiences mirror professional tasks and expectations of university faculty.