The Master of Science in Exercise and Sport Science program is designed with the choice of two concentrations for degree completion. The Exercise Science concentration is for graduates interested in learning about human performance, disease prevention, and cardiac rehabilitation. The Physical Education, Sport, and Recreation concentration is for graduates interested in learning about the management of programs and facilities in physical education, sport, and recreation.
Credit hours required: 36
The program admits students for the fall and spring semesters.
Students gain the knowledge, skills and abilities to advance as exercise, sport, physical education, and recreation professionals. Applied experiences are available in the forms of directed research, independent studies and internships. Students may also participate in faculty research or conduct a thesis for further research experience. Our program has a large network of alumni who offer new opportunities in the form of internship experiences and career networking.
Academic Catalog Information
Take a closer look at the Master of Science in Exercise and Sport Science and the courses offered toward the degree.
Department and Contact Information
If you are interested in the program or have questions, please contact Health Sciences and Physical Education (HSPE) at (773) 442-5581 or email Dr. James Ball at email@example.com.
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