The Master of Adapted Physical Education program is a professional degree graduate program which includes graduate courses as well as extensive practical experiences in public school physical education. The program is 14-months and begins every year in June.

Successful completion of the program earns:

  • A Master of Adapted Physical Education Degree
  • Recommendation for an Oregon K-12 Preliminary Teaching License in Physical Education
  • An Adapted Physical Education endorsement (Oregon)

Students interested in applying to the MAPE program will submit the majority of application materials through the Oregon State University Graduate School. Please see the MAPE Program website for information on required additional materials.

Admissions Requirements

Admit Term
  • Summer Term
Required Tests
  • Other

1. ORELA Protecting Student and Civil Rights in the Educational Environment
2. ORELA Physical Education (passing score by September 1st of admitted year)

English Language Requirements ?

English language requirements for international applicants to this program are the same as the standard Graduate School requirements.


Additional Requirements

Application Process

Please review the graduate school application process and Apply Online.

Dates & Deadlines ?

Admissions Deadline
Contact Department


MAIS Participation

This program is not offered as a MAIS field of study.


AMP Participation ?

This program does not participate in the Accelerated Master's Platform (AMP)