College of Health and Science

Kinesiology (EdD)

Concordia University St. Paul’s Online Doctorate (EdD) in Kinesiology features an action-oriented program designed to prepare students for expertise in the study of human movement and physical activity. The program emphasizes relevant techniques for applying advanced exercise and sport science-related principles in a variety of academic and clinical contexts. The dissertation process follows the Carnegie Model for applied research allowing students to engage in industry-relevant projects.

Kinesiology Core (16 Credit Hours)
KHS 7000Current Issues and Trends in Kinesiology3
KHS 7010Medical Aspects of Exercise and Disease Prevention3
KHS 7020Exercise and Health Behavior Change3
KHS 7030Professional Ethics and Program Management in Kinesiology3
KHS 7900Seminar in Kinesiology 11
KHS 7901Seminar in Kinesiology 21
KHS 7902Seminar in Kinesiology 31
KHS 7903Seminar in Kinesiology 41
Research Methods and Statistics (12 Credit Hours)
KHS 7800Action Research in Kinesiology3
KHS 7810Applied Measurement and Evaluation Techniques in Kinesiology3
KHS 7820Research Methods in Kinesiology3
KHS 7830Advanced Research Seminar in Kinesiology3
Exercise Science Concentration (12 Credit Hours)
KHS 7100Cardiovascular Responses to Exercise3
KHS 7110Neuromuscular Aspects of Exercise Physiology3
KHS 7120Advanced Exercise & Sports Nutrition3
KHS 7130Advanced Exercise and Sport Psychology3
Cognate (9 Credit Hours) Please choose 3 courses from below:9
Advanced Biomechanics in Exercise Science (3)
Advanced Exercise Physiology (3)
Advanced Mechanisms of Skilled Neuromuscular Behavior (3)
Advanced Exercise Prescription (3)
Advanced Strength & Conditioning (3)
Dissertation (12 Credit Hours)
KHS 7950Dissertation12
Total Credits61