Health and Human Performance: Physical Education, MS

Requirements for Students Matriculating in or before Academic Year 2019-2020. Learn more about Graduate College Academic Regulation 7.0.

Thesis Option

Total Hours: 36 Hours

Core Courses
LEIS 5023Legal Aspects of Health, Physical Education and Leisure Services3
REMS 5953Statistical Methods in Education3
REMS 5013Research Design and Methodology3
or HHP 5053 Research Design in Leisure, Health and Human Performance
HHP 5523Current Readings in Health3
Hours Subtotal12
Required Courses
HHP 57233
HHP 58833
Hours Subtotal6
Departmental Electives
Select 12 hours of the following:12
Psychological Aspects of Sport
Motor Learning
HHP 5763
HHP 5833
Human Bioenergetics
Issues in Teaching
Creativity for Teachers
Hours Subtotal12
Thesis
HHP 5000Master's Thesis6
Hours Subtotal6
Total Hours36

Non-Thesis Option

Total Hours: 33 Hours

Core Courses
LEIS 5023Legal Aspects of Health, Physical Education and Leisure Services3
REMS 5953Statistical Methods in Education3
REMS 5013Research Design and Methodology3
or HHP 5053 Research Design in Leisure, Health and Human Performance
HHP 5523Current Readings in Health3
Hours Subtotal12
Required Courses
HHP 57233
HHP 58833
Hours Subtotal6
Departmental Electives
Select 12 hours of the following:12
Psychological Aspects of Sport
Motor Learning
HHP 5763
HHP 5833
Human Bioenergetics
Issues in Teaching
Creativity for Teachers
Hours Subtotal12
Non-Thesis
HHP 5030Field Problems in Health and Human Performance3
Hours Subtotal3
Total Hours33

General Graduate College Requirements

  • A minimum Grade-Point-Average of 3.00 is required
  • A minimum Grade of "C" is required in all degree applicable courses
  • No courses utilizing the Pass-No Pass grading system are permitted
  • GRAD 5082 or GRAD 5092 may not be used to meet degree requirements

Additional Graduate College Masters Degree Requirements

Plan I (coursework with thesis)

  • A minimum of 30 credit hours
    • A minimum of 24 coursework credit hours comprised of:
      • 6 research or creative component credit hours
      • 21 in-residence credit hours (maximum of 9 transfer hours with "B" or better)
      • 21 credit hours at 5000- or 6000-level

Plan II (coursework without thesis)

  • A minimum of 32 credit hours
    • A maximum of 3 credit hours of research or creative component
    • A minimum of 23 in-residence credit hours (maximum of 9 transfer credit hours with "B" or better)
    • A minimum of 21 credit hours at the 5000- or 6000-level