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Graduate Programs and Courses

These graduate programs and courses are offered by the Long Island, New York campus of Hofstra University.

5 Year Dual Program in Physical Education and Health (B.S. & M.S.)
The dual degree program in Health and Physical Education is a 155-credit program that leads to a Bachelors and Masters degree and New York State Certification to teach both PK – 12 Health and Physical Education. Dual certification in health and physical education  is the preferred credential for many school districts looking to hire either health or physical education teachers.

Health Education (M.S.)
This program is an initial certification program in health education that includes two tracks: for candidates who have a teaching certificate in another discipline, and for candidates who do not have a teaching certificate. In both tracks, students will obtain initial certification in health education after completing the course work in the track in which they are enrolled.

Physical Education (M.S.)
The MS in Physical Education program is designed for students seeking initial certification for K-12 physical education.