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Master of Science in Kinesiology

Students pursuing the Master of Science in Kinesiology may choose from three areas of emphasis: behavioral, biophysical, and socio-historical.

Students must complete 9 hours of core requirements in their chosen emphasis and 12 hours of elective credits. They must also complete a thesis.  To prepare for working on their thesis, student may take courses in research methods (3 hours) and statistics (3 hours).

Students who complete this degree pursue careers in a variety of fields including medical settings and private business, or they seek to continue their education at the doctoral level.

The application deadline is February 1.  For more information, contact Shelley Lucas at 208-426-2446 or