Health & Physical Education at Drexel University
Drexel is located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and has a total student population of 23,589. In 2021, 24 phys ed majors received their bachelor's degree from Drexel.
Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Health & Physical Education section at the bottom of this page.
Drexel Health & Physical Education Degrees Available
- Bachelor’s Degree in Phys Ed
- Master’s Degree in Phys Ed
Online Classes Are Available at Drexel
If you are a working student or have a busy schedule, you may want to consider taking online classes. While these classes used to be mostly populated by returning adults, more and more traditional students are turning to this option.
For those who are interested in distance learning, Drexel does offer online courses in phys ed for the following degree levels:
- Master’s Degree
Drexel Health & Physical Education Rankings
Each year, College Factual ranks phys ed programs across the country. The following shows how Drexel performed in these rankings.
Note: Rankings don't always give a complete picture of a school's strengths and weaknesses, so it's a good idea to extend your research and also look at other factors when trying to decide if the school is right for you.
Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings
The phys ed major at Drexel is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Health & Physical Education. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.
|Most Focused Health & Physical Education Schools||1,057|
Earnings of Drexel Phys Ed Graduates
The median salary of phys ed students who receive their bachelor's degree at Drexel is $36,696. This is great news for graduates of the program, since this figure is 29% higher than the national average of $28,522 for all phys ed bachelor's degree recipients.
Phys Ed Student Demographics at Drexel
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the phys ed majors at Drexel University.
Drexel Health & Physical Education Bachelor’s Program
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Drexel University with a bachelor's in phys ed.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||5|
|Hispanic or Latino||1|
Drexel Health & Physical Education Master’s Program
Of the students who received a phys ed master's degree from Drexel, 69% were white. This is above average for this degree on the natiowide level.
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Drexel University with a master's in phys ed.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||4|
|Hispanic or Latino||0|
Drexel also has a doctoral program available in phys ed. In 2021, 0 student graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.
Careers That Phys Ed Grads May Go Into
A degree in phys ed can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for PA, the home state for Drexel University.
|Occupation||Jobs in PA||Average Salary in PA|
|Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors||12,450||$35,420|
|Coaches and Scouts||7,200||$41,820|
|Recreation and Fitness Studies Professors||1,040||$67,100|
|Athletes and Sports Competitors||800||$48,710|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- Image Credit: By Daderot under License
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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