MS Concentrations: Exercise Science; Movement Studies
Movement Studies Options: Sports Pedagogy; Sports Psychology; Strength/Conditioning
The graduate program leading to the Master of Science degree in Kinesiology is designed to expand the students' knowledge and to augment their qualifications for leadership in their chosen profession.
The objectives of the program are to increase the students' breadth and depth of knowledge relative to the discipline of Kinesiology; to provide the opportunity for students to engage in scholarly activity that includes creative and analytical thinking, interpreting, evaluating and reporting published research, designing and conducting research; and to provide a focus of study that will enhance career commitment and allow for experiences that will lead to continued self development and growth.
Admission as a classified graduate student in Kinesiology requires:
- an overall GPA of 2.8 or 3.0 in the last 60 semester units; and
- upper division statistic course (e.g., EDS 140 or equivalent).