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The building and development of societies in all countries of the world begins with universities and colleges as they are the basic foundation and cornerstone of the lofty building to which countries aspire.
The school of Sports Sciences is an important scientific institution in universities, as it is the source of sports leadership and the stronghold of science in sports, Therefore, the school of Sports Sciences at the University of Jordan seeks to prepare a graduate in the field of sports sciences and physical education by providing distinguished elites of acclaimed faculty members in the field of sports sciences, providing an attractive educational structure, applied scientific research, and effective community participation.
The School of Sports Sciences at the University of Jordan, the “mother university” is the oldest and most prestigious among the schools of physical education in Jordan, it is a major sporting edifice that has produced hundreds of academics, coaches, and experts in the field of physical education. The سؤاخخم of Sports Sciences was established at the University of Jordan by Royal Decree on the seventh day of March 1979 under the name of the school of Physical Education, it had two departments: The Department of Practical Subjects and the Department of Theoretical Subjects. These two departments grant a bachelor’s degree in Physical Education.
Teaching at the school of Sports Sciences began on 1/10/1979, when (62) male and female students were accepted into the first batch, along with a small number of faculty members holding doctoral and master’s degrees. In addition to research and teaching assistants with specialization and skills, the teaching staff now includes (37) faculty members, and the administrative and technical staff includes (28) male and female employees.
The faculty expanded its programs to establish a master’s program in (1987) under the name of Masters of Supervision and Instruction in Physical Education, and a doctoral program in (2004) under the name of PHD of Supervision and Instruction in Physical Education, The faculty also created a bachelor’s program under the name of Bachelor of Exercise Science and Athletic Training, which received the first batch of students for the academic year 2020/2021, The names of the programs have been modified in order to provide educational qualification opportunities and respond to the needs of the labour market and the requirements of the local, Arab and international community.
The faculty currently has two academic departments: The Department of Physical Education and the Department of Exercise Science and Athletic Training, The Department of Physical Education offers the following programs: Bachelor of Physical Education, Master of of Supervision and Instruction in Physical Education, PHD of Supervision and Instruction in Physical Education, The Department of Exercise Science and Athletic Training offers a Bachelor’s program in Exercise Science and Athletic Training. Admission students for the master’s and PHD programs has begun for the academic year 2022/2023.