The Department of Kinesiology offers a Master of Science (M.S.) and a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Kinesiology with a concentration in Exercise Science, as well as a M.S. in Athletic Training and a Doctor of Physical Therapy (D.P.T.). The M.S. is a research-based master’s degree aimed at students pursuing careers in exercise and sport science, clinical exercise physiology, or, with additional training, academia and research. The Ph.D. prepares students for research and teaching careers in exercise science, including research and leadership positions with academic, corporate, community and government organizations.
Requirements: These academic degree programs follow the Graduate School requirements outlined in the Academic Regulations section of this catalog for completion of M.S. and Ph.D. degrees. The Master of Science is a thesis degree program.
The programs are offered by the College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources.