Special Physical Education
Room 1043 Student Recreation Center
The Master of Arts in Adapted Physical Education is an exciting program structured in a way that allows students to develop a sound professional philosophy, acquire research skills, and increase professional competencies through the completion of a program fully online. The program prepares teachers to provide quality adapted physical education for K-12 children with disabilities in the least restrictive, most appropriate and inclusive environments. Program includes 36 credit hours to complete degree online. Program graduate is endorsed to teach physical education for children with disabilities with a valid teaching certificate in physical education or special education (depending on the certification process in state of residence). Students can choose a thesis or non-thesis internship option. Contact Dr. Jiabei Zhang at ZHANGJ@wmich.edu for application forms.
Coursework required for Master of Arts in Physical Education: Adapted Physical Education: