Health & Physical Education at Temple University
Temple is located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and approximately 37,236 students attend the school each year. In 2021, 218 phys ed majors received their bachelor's degree from Temple.
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.
Temple Health & Physical Education Degrees Available
- Basic Certificate in Phys Ed (Less Than 1 Year)
- Bachelor’s Degree in Phys Ed
- Master’s Degree in Phys Ed
- Doctorate Degree in Phys Ed
Temple Health & Physical Education Rankings
The following rankings from College Factual show how the phys ed progam at Temple compares to programs at other colleges and universities.
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 Temple 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.
|Best Value Health & Physical Education Basic Certificate Schools||12|
|Most Popular Health & Physical Education Master’s Degree Schools||20|
Earnings of Temple Phys Ed Graduates
The median salary of phys ed students who receive their bachelor's degree at Temple is $30,914. This is great news for graduates of the program, since this figure is 8% higher than the national average of $28,522 for all phys ed bachelor's degree recipients.
Phys Ed Student Demographics at Temple
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the phys ed majors at Temple University.
Temple Health & Physical Education Bachelor’s Program
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Temple University with a bachelor's in phys ed.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||38|
|Hispanic or Latino||11|
Temple Health & Physical Education Master’s Program
Of the students who received a phys ed master's degree from Temple, 52% were white. This is typical for this degree on the natiowide level.
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Temple University with a master's in phys ed.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||14|
|Hispanic or Latino||3|
Temple also has a doctoral program available in phys ed. In 2021, 2 students 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 Temple 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 Audrey under License
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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