Exercise Science, Physical Education & Wellness - Admission Requirements

The Distance Master of Arts degree program in Exercise Science, Physical Education and Wellness at Tennessee Tech is completely online. The Distance MA-EXPW program is completely certified through the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education. The concentrations available are:

  • Adapted Physical Education
  • Elementary/Middle School Physical Education
  • Lifetime Wellness
  • Sport Management

M.A. Admission Requirements:

  • Satisfactory test scores on either the Miller Analogies Test (372 minimum for provisional standing and 380 minimum for full standing) or the General Record Exam (900 total on the verbal/quantitative portions and 4.0 on the analytical writing portion)
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Letter of Intent
  • Official transcripts from all previously-attended colleges and/or universities
  • Grade Point Average on Bachelor's degree of at least 2.5
  • International Applicants must also meet the English Language Requirement by providing test results on one of the following:
    • TOEFL--minimum IBT of 71
    • IELTS--minimum score of 5.5
    • PTE Academic--minimum score of 48
    • FLS Level 8
    • ELS--Level 112
    • TOEIC--minimum score of 690
    • CEFR--Band B-2
    • SLEP--minimum score of 55

College of Education
Department of Exercise Science, Physical Education, and Wellness
P.O Box 5043 Cookeville, TN 38505
Phone: (931) 372-3467
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