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Department of Kinesiology, Sport Studies, and Physical Education (KSSPE)

Graduate Admission Requirements

Admission to graduate study at The College at Brockport is based on the academic and personal qualifications of applicants without regard to race/ethnicity, age, gender, sexual orientation, religions, national origin, marital status, or status as a Vietnam-era or disabled veteran. The selection process identifies students whose academic ability, past performance, and motivation indicate the potential for success in graduate-level studies at The College at Brockport.
Degree candidacy admission in physical education and sport depends on several factors, including the attainment of:

  1. a bachelor's degree
  2. an acceptable grade point average
  3. an undergraduate degree in physical education*
  4. evidence of qualification for a teaching certificate in physical education* and
  5. the development of an approved Course of Study.

*The requirement for an undergraduate degree in physical education and teaching certificate is waived on a case-by-case basis for:

  1. students wishing to pursue athletic administration at the college or university level or
  2. students wishing to pursue a non-certification option in adapted physical education or the general program. Individuals pursuing the non-certification option in adapted physical education must demonstrate a relevant knowledge base, including, at minimum, 12 credits in the professional field of physical education approved by the department.