Up to 12 transfer credits accepted
Career opportunities in collegiate performance training and sports programs, rehab clinics, and fitness-oriented businesses.
Financial aid for those who qualify**
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Keiser University’s Master of Science in Exercise and Sport Science provides extensive training to develop the insight and skills needed to pursue career opportunities in the exercise science industry, from sports medicine and public health settings to collegiate and professional coaching staffs. Curriculum for this graduate program offers the opportunity to dive into areas like physiology, kinesiology, nutrition, biomechanics and more. Graduates of this master’s in sports science program will be well-versed in the theory and practical aspects of human performance leading to the knowledge, confidence, and credential needed to advance their careers.
Featuring a “Student First” mentality, Keiser University is committed to providing the education students need to excel in their careers and their lives—whether that is through this master’s in exercise science or one of the dozens of other graduate programs. Our commitment to putting students first leads us to offer several learning options, including both on-campus and online delivery formats.
Through our on-campus or online master’s in exercise science for future health, fitness, and sport leaders, we help graduate students throughout Florida prepare to take charge of their careers as well as advanced exercise science efforts and programs.
This exercise and sport science degree is designed to help current and aspiring professionals in the field acquire the practical skills and leadership abilities needed to take charge of sports, fitness, and exercise programs and initiatives as well as their careers. They can use it to prepare for relevant industry certifications, such as the Certified Performance and Sport Scientist℠ (CPSS℠) from the National Strength and Conditioning Association or multiple certification options from the National Academy of Sports Medicine. The Master of Science in Exercise and Sport Science program offers the insights into sport psychology, biomechanics, physiology, and nutrition they need to pursue opportunities in throughout the health, fitness, and sports universe.
Keiser University’s master’s in sports science program prepares students to pursue a variety of roles in the exercise and sport science field. Upon completion of the program, students will have had the opportunity to:
Relevant bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution.
For students with a CGPA of 3.0 and above, no GRE is required for any of Keiser University’s graduate degree programs, including this master’s in sports science.
To receive a Master of Science in Exercise and Sport Science, students must earn 36 graduate semester credit hours. Curriculum includes:
|Exercise and Sport Science Foundation Courses (24.0 credit hours)|
|Applied Sport Science||3.0 credit hours|
|Evidence Based Practice in Exercise and Sport Science||3.0 credit hours|
|Measurement and Evaluation in Exercise Science||3.0 credit hours|
|Reflective Practice for Health and Fitness Professionals||3.0 credit hours|
|Applied Nutrition||3.0 credit hours|
|Advanced Programing for Health and Human Performance||3.0 credit hours|
|Physiology of Health and Fitness||3.0 credit hours|
|Research Methods||3.0 credit hours|
|Two Exercise & Sport Science Electives – Choose from:|
|Applied Neuromechanics||3.0 credit hours|
|Psychology of Sports behavior and Performance||3.0 credit hours|
|Environmental Physiology||3.0 credit hours|
|Physical Activity and Public Health||3.0 credit hours|
|Special Projects||3.0 credit hours|
|Two Research Options – Choose from:|
|Case Study I||3.0 credit hours|
|Case Study II||3.0 credit hours|
|Research Courses (Option B) (6.0 credit hours)|
|Option A - Case Study I & II||3.0 credit hours|
|Options B - Thesis I & II||3.0 credit hours|
Upon graduation from this sport-science focused program, you will have earned a Master of Science in Exercise and Sport Science as well as gained the abilities you need to:
Through Keiser’s master’s in sports science program, you will gain a deeper understanding of all things related to human performance — physiology, kinesiology, nutrition, biomechanics, and more — to help you advance your career. Along with experience and potential certifications, this program can help you prepare for a number of relevant roles, including:
If helping others achieve optimal health and athletic fitness sounds like a role you can embrace, this master’s degree program can help you advance your understanding of exercise strategy, motor development, nutrition, athletic training, kinesiology, and more. Take your exercise as medicine training and fitness career to a scientific level with the Master of Science in Exercise and Sport Science from Keiser University. Learn more about this program, tuition rates, and coursework by Requesting More Info now!