University of Alberta - Faculty of Graduate Studies & Research

Faculty of Graduate Studies & Research
Killam Centre for Advanced Studies, 2-29 Triffo Hall
Edmonton, AB
Canada T6G 2E1

Physical Education and Recreation

Program Information
Faculty: Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research
Degree: Master
Field of Study: Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Description The Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation offers programs leading to the degrees of Master of Arts, Master of Science, and Doctor of Philosophy. The areas available for study include: Adapted Physical Activity, Analysis of Human Movement, Exercise Physiology and Biochemistry, Behavioural Medicine, Coaching, Sport Psychology, Leadership and Instruction, Sport and Leisure Organizations, Recreation and Leisure Studies, and Sociological and Cultural Studies of Sport and Leisure.
Website: Physical Education and Recreation at University of Alberta - Faculty of Graduate Studies & Research
Areas of Research: Behavioural Medicine, Exercise Physiology and Biochemistry, Biomechanics, Motor Control, and Neurophysiology.
Thesis Based? Yes
Course Based? Yes
Length: 2 Year(s)
Cost per year:
Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%): 75
Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 600] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 88] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 85]

Applicants may also take a PTE with a minimum score of 59 in order to prove their English proficiency.

Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests
Transcripts are also required.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Last Updated: July 19, 2015