Master of Science in Kinesiology


Beginning Fall 2019, our MSKS program will offer courses in an 8-week  format. This empowers you to choose whether to complete the program in 12-months in our accelerated track or in 24-months in our traditional track.

Become an advanced expert in movement science and performance analytics. With a Master of Science degree in Kinesiological Sciences you will be optimally prepared to use state-of-the-art technology to assess and study human movement. 

Acquired knowledge and skills in research-related and discipline-specific coursework and instrumentation will help prepare you to address complex real-world health and performance issues, utilize critical thinking skills to stimulate intellectual curiosity, and make sound decisions to support continued personal and professional development. By leveraging our program’s focus on sport performance, injury prevention, fitness and health you can apply your higher level education and training to many human health and performance analytics careers including:

  • athletic training
  • biomechanics
  • biomedical engineering
  • coaching science
  • exercise physiology
  • health, exercise and performance psychology
  • neuroscience
  • orthopedics
  • physical and occupational therapy
  • rehabilitation science
  • sport and exercise science
  • sports medicine
  • strength and conditioning

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Priority Application Deadline: March 15, 2020, rolling admissions thereafter

Avondale 5k

Points of Contact

Dr. Carla Murgia, Ph.D.

Program Chair, Kinesiology Program
Associate Professor

Ashlea Rieser, M.Ed.

Assistant Director, Enrollment & Advising, School of Applied Health Sciences

Pamela Adrian

Assistant Director, Graduate Admissions