Troy University has been recognized by Princeton Review, U.S. News and World Report, Military Times and more as having some of the best undergraduate programs in the Southeast and nation. Whether you are graduating from high school, transferring from a two-year school, or completing your degree as a working adult, TROY offers a wide variety of associate and baccalaureate degrees that will open doors to career opportunities.
Graduate study can help you achieve your career goals! Holders of advanced degrees will be in high demand in the next 10 years, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, and U.S. Census data shows that advanced degrees increase pay and prosperity Troy University’s Graduate School offers advanced degrees in all five of the University’s academic colleges: education, business, arts and sciences, health and human services, and communication and fine arts. In addition, TROY’s commitment to flexibility means that you have in-class, online and blended options. Plan for your next career by completing your graduate education at TROY. Innovation, knowledge and creativity are all elements for success. Get started today!
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Campus visits are the most important aspect of the college decision making process. Visits give you the opportunity to discover what makes our unique University the right fit for you. TROY welcomes you to come and see what makes our campus different, one that you will want to consider your home away from home.
We invite you to register for a visit Monday - Friday at 10:00 a.m. or 2:00 p.m. or on specified Saturdays for a TROY Tour or Trojan Day event.
*Students interested in visiting other Alabama campuses must contact the specific campus for visit information and registration as available dates and times vary.
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TROY Service Centers meet the needs of working adults, including military, government agency civilians, teachers and future business leaders who want the opportunities that come with earning a degree. Because adult learners often have different educational needs than traditional students, courses are provided at times and in formats designed around people who work and have other commitments for their time.
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Are you curious about learning in the online environment? Would you like to take an online class, but feel that you need more information? Discover more about learning in the online environment, the skills and technologies that are required, as well as some helpful tips on how to become a successful online student.
Is it your life’s ambition to help young men and women achieve success within the classroom and on the training field? Let TROY’s Master of Science in Interdisciplinary Education (P-12) with a concentration in Physical Education shape you into a first-rate motivator and instructor.
TROY’s seasoned and skilled faculty will help you become a leader your students and peers can trust and respect. As a physical education graduate
student, you’ll be required to earn a grade of “B” or better within your courses. Through your coursework, you’ll take the information and skills honed during your undergraduate career and continue to build them so that you’ll be ready to lead classes, fellow professionals and entire organizations to greatness. Whether you choose to use your master’s degree to continue teaching or step into a high-ranking position, you’ll have the opportunity to put your newfound knowledge into practice. With the guidance and direction of your professors, you’ll continue to hone your style of teaching, coaching and leading.
Not only does the College of Education offer you the chance to pursue a traditional fifth-year Master of Science in Interdisciplinary Education program, you also have the option to build off your bachelor’s degree in TROY’s Alternative Fifth-Year (Alternative-A) Master of Science in Interdisciplinary Education program. Within this program, you’ll be required to complete a six-semester hour internship in physical education. No matter which academic route you choose, you’ll be equipped with the knowledge and skills to be an innovative, informed and reflective decision maker once you’ve completed your
TROY’s physical education students are part of a winning team. With your master’s degree in physical education completed, you’ll have higher ranking and salary options available to you within the work place. Master’s degree programs, professional schools and Ph.D. programs in educational administration, health, physical education or other related fields can help you step into careers ranging from athletic director to principal to college professor.
According to the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median salary for a primary (elementary) school teacher with a bachelor’s degree is $53,080 with a national annual salary range of $32,450-$78,230. The national median salary for a secondary school teacher with a bachelor’s degree is $55,050 with a national annual salary range of $36,930-$85,690. You can expect to draw a higher salary with a master’s degree. Within the next 10 years, primary school teaching positions are projected to see a 12-percent increase. The BLS projects that within the next 10 years, secondary school positions will see a six-percent increase.