Masters in Kinesiology

Masters in Kinesiology

Building Research and Professional Skills in Kinesiology
Our students develop skills in analyzing, interpreting, and applying research and theory to best practices in motor skill development, exercise, health, and sport performance. The program, with an emphasis on research skills, is designed to support those students for advanced levels of study and entry into teaching and professional positions.

Students completing the Master of Science in Kinesiology program will be able to:
• 1. Apply advanced concepts and theoretical constructs in Kinesiology. (CONTENT)
• 2. Design and implement research in Kinesiology. (SCHOLARSHIP)
• 3. Critically analyze, evaluate, and synthesize the scientific literature in Kinesiology. (CRITICAL THINKING, SCHOLARSHIP)
• 4. Synthesize and present data relevant to specialization areas within Kinesiology. (COMMUNICATION)
• 5. Interpret, evaluate, and apply the scientific literature in kinesiology to promote health and optimize performance among diverse populations. (SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY: LOCAL and GLOBAL).

Check out some careers in Kinesiology on The National Academy of Kinesiology's website!