Schools Offering Physical Education Programs - 2018 Ranking

Our 2018 ranking review contains 673 physical education schools in the United States. Physical education programs are the most popular in Texas (38 schools), New York (35 schools), Ohio (34 schools), and North Carolina (31 schools).

The best physical education program in the United States is offered by University of Michigan Ann Arbor. That school has an excellent physical education program evaluated with five-star rating for curriculum and four-star rating for teaching.

Below, there is selection of the Best 50 physical education schools. To learn about all physical education schools, please narrow your search by state or desired degree. You might also want to view the most recent ranking of the top sports colleges in the United States.

Top 50 physical education schools:

University of Michigan Ann Arbor - Education School Ranking
1. University of Michigan Ann Arbor

Located in Ann Arbor, Michigan

The University of Texas at Austin - Education School Ranking
2. The University of Texas

Located in Austin, Texas

University of Maryland College Park - Education School Ranking
3. University of Maryland College Park

Located in College Park, Maryland

Ohio State University - Education School Ranking
4. Ohio State University

Located in Columbus, Ohio

Brigham Young University Provo - Education School Ranking
5. Brigham Young University Provo

Located in Provo, Utah

Boston University - Education School Ranking
6. Boston University

Located in Boston, Massachusetts

University of Georgia - Education School Ranking
7. University of Georgia

Located in Athens, Georgia

Syracuse University - Education School Ranking
8. Syracuse University

Located in Syracuse, New York

University of Pittsburgh - Education School Ranking
9. University of Pittsburgh

Located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

University of Minnesota Twin Cities - Education School Ranking
10. University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Located in Minneapolis, Minnesota

University of Connecticut - Education School Ranking
11. University of Connecticut

Located in Storrs, Connecticut

Stony Brook University - Education School Ranking
12. Stony Brook University

Located in Stony Brook, New York

University of Washington Seattle - Education School Ranking
13. University of Washington Seattle

Located in Seattle, Washington

Purdue University - Education School Ranking
14. Purdue University

Located in West Lafayette, Indiana

The College of New Jersey - Education School Ranking
15. The College of New Jersey

Located in Ewing, New Jersey

University of South Florida - Education School Ranking
16. University of South Florida

Located in Tampa, Florida

University of La Verne - Education School Ranking
17. University of La Verne

Located in La Verne, California

University of South Carolina Columbia - Education School Ranking
18. University of South Carolina Columbia

Located in Columbia, South Carolina

Adelphi University - Education School Ranking
19. Adelphi University

Located in Garden City, New York

George Mason University - Education School Ranking
20. George Mason University

Located in Fairfax, Virginia

Miami University Oxford - Education School Ranking
21. Miami University Oxford

Located in Oxford, Ohio

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University - Education School Ranking
University of New Hampshire - Education School Ranking
23. University of New Hampshire

Located in Durham, New Hampshire

University of Central Florida - Education School Ranking
24. University of Central Florida

Located in Orlando, Florida

University of Kentucky - Education School Ranking
25. University of Kentucky

Located in Lexington, Kentucky

The University of Alabama - Education School Ranking
26. The University of Alabama

Located in Tuscaloosa, Alabama

CUNY Queens College - Education School Ranking
27. CUNY Queens College

Located in Queens, New York

University of Nebraska Lincoln - Education School Ranking
28. University of Nebraska Lincoln

Located in Lincoln, Nebraska

Hofstra University - Education School Ranking
29. Hofstra University

Located in Hempstead, New York

San Diego State University - Education School Ranking
30. San Diego State University

Located in San Diego, California

University of Houston - Education School Ranking
31. University of Houston

Located in Houston, Texas

Biola University - Education School Ranking
32. Biola University

Located in La Mirada, California

University of Iowa - Education School Ranking
33. University of Iowa

Located in Iowa City, Iowa

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College - Education School Ranking
Grand Valley State University - Education School Ranking
35. Grand Valley State University

Located in Allendale, Michigan

Auburn University - Education School Ranking
36. Auburn University

Located in Auburn, Alabama

Montclair State University - Education School Ranking
37. Montclair State University

Located in Montclair, New Jersey

Rowan University - Education School Ranking
38. Rowan University

Located in Glassboro, New Jersey

Appalachian State University - Education School Ranking
39. Appalachian State University

Located in Boone, North Carolina

University of Memphis - Education School Ranking
40. University of Memphis

Located in Memphis, Tennessee

CUNY Lehman College - Education School Ranking
41. CUNY Lehman College

Located in Bronx, New York

Central Michigan University - Education School Ranking
42. Central Michigan University

Located in Mount Pleasant, Michigan

University of Arkansas - Education School Ranking
43. University of Arkansas

Located in Fayetteville, Arkansas

Oregon State University - Education School Ranking
44. Oregon State University

Located in Corvallis, Oregon

Virginia Commonwealth University - Education School Ranking
45. Virginia Commonwealth University

Located in Richmond, Virginia

Endicott College - Education School Ranking
46. Endicott College

Located in Beverly, Massachusetts

University of Mississippi - Education School Ranking
47. University of Mississippi

Located in University, Mississippi

Lipscomb University - Education School Ranking
48. Lipscomb University

Located in Nashville, Tennessee

Dallas Baptist University - Education School Ranking
49. Dallas Baptist University

Located in Dallas, Texas

Georgia State University - Education School Ranking
50. Georgia State University

Located in Atlanta, Georgia

Physical education schools by state:

Schools by State16 Physical Education Schools in Alabama4 Physical Education Schools in Arizona14 Physical Education Schools in Arkansas11 Physical Education Schools in California3 Physical Education Schools in Colorado10 Physical Education Schools in Connecticut2 Physical Education Schools in Delaware14 Physical Education Schools in Florida16 Physical Education Schools in Georgia8 Physical Education Schools in Idaho27 Physical Education Schools in Illinois20 Physical Education Schools in Indiana19 Physical Education Schools in Iowa22 Physical Education Schools in Kansas14 Physical Education Schools in Kentucky11 Physical Education Schools in Louisiana5 Physical Education Schools in Maine12 Physical Education Schools in Maryland12 Physical Education Schools in Massachusetts23 Physical Education Schools in Michigan27 Physical Education Schools in Minnesota19 Physical Education Schools in Mississippi21 Physical Education Schools in Missouri6 Physical Education Schools in Montana11 Physical Education Schools in Nebraska1 Physical Education Schools in Nevada5 Physical Education Schools in New Hampshire9 Physical Education Schools in New Jersey5 Physical Education Schools in New Mexico35 Physical Education Schools in New York31 Physical Education Schools in North Carolina7 Physical Education Schools in North Dakota34 Physical Education Schools in Ohio21 Physical Education Schools in Oklahoma9 Physical Education Schools in Oregon15 Physical Education Schools in Pennsylvania1 Physical Education Schools in Rhode Island16 Physical Education Schools in South Carolina8 Physical Education Schools in South Dakota12 Physical Education Schools in Tennessee38 Physical Education Schools in Texas9 Physical Education Schools in Utah3 Physical Education Schools in Vermont15 Physical Education Schools in Virginia5 Physical Education Schools in Washington1 Physical Education Schools in District of Columbia7 Physical Education Schools in West Virginia12 Physical Education Schools in Wisconsin5 Physical Education Schools in Wyoming

Physical education schools by diploma:

Certificates: 76 schools
Associate's Degrees: 80 schools
Bachelor's Degrees: 527 schools
Master's Degrees: 144 schools
Doctoral Degrees: 16 schools

Physical education schools by region:

Northeast: 95 schools
Midwest: 231 schools
South: 279 schools
West: 68 schools

Other education programs:

General Education: 1,318 schools
Educational Administration: 907 schools
Educational Research: 416 schools
Health Education: 274 schools
Applied Science Teacher Education: 515 schools
Arts Teacher Education: 413 schools
Computer Teacher Education: 46 schools
Foreign Language Teacher Education: 542 schools
Humanities Teacher Education: 949 schools
Math Teacher Education: 593 schools
Natural Science Teacher Education: 434 schools
Social Science Teacher Education: 436 schools
Student Counselling: 484 schools
Teacher Assistance: 238 schools
Early Childhood Education: 1,269 schools
Elementary Education: 1,292 schools
Middle School Education: 370 schools
Secondary Education: 639 schools
Continuing Education: 314 schools
Alternative Education: 141 schools
Special Education: 952 schools © 2018 · Home · Terms of Use · Methodology