College of Health and Science

Exercise Science (MS)

The Master of Science in Exercise Science is designed to advance the skills and knowledge of current and future exercise science professionals. By utilizing a combination of theoretical inquiry and practical application, students will gain greater insight regarding exercise testing and prescription as they relate to working with diverse populations. Major topics discussed include exercise physiology, exercise testing, applied exercise prescription, biomechanics, nutrition, and metabolism as well as psychology of sport and exercise. This program prepares students to become leaders within the exercise science industry.

KHS 570Ethics and Policy in Sport and Exercise Science3
KHS 605Nutrition and Metabolism3
KHS 610Research Methods3
KHS 575Epidemiological Statistical Analysis3
KHS 600Exercise Physiology3
KHS 595Clinical Exercise Assessment3
KHS 615Exercise Prescription3
KHS 590Psychology of Sport and Exercise3
KHS 580Mechanisms of Skilled Neuromuscular Behavior3
KHS 585Biomechanics in Exercise Science3
KHS 620Master's Capstone3-6
or KHS 625 Master's Thesis
Total Credits33-36