M.Sc. On Campus

Exercise Science

Georgia State University

12 months
30216 USD/year
30216 USD/year
9552 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Exercise Science MSc program from Georgia State University prepares students to conduct research in exercise science or pursue careers in worksite health promotion or fitness, cardiac rehabilitation or related clinical programs. 


The Exercise Science MSc program from Georgia State University includes classroom, laboratory, research and field experience in biomechanics, exercise physiology, psychology of physical activity and related interdisciplinary coursework in areas such as public health, gerontology and nutrition. 

Exercise science provides advanced academic preparation for a successful career in the health and fitness field or for advancement to doctoral-level study.


Graduates have found careers in the following fields:

  • Cardiac rehabilitation
  • Corporate wellness
  • Hospital-based wellness
  • Strength and conditioning
  • Post-rehabilitation
  • Sports performance

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Methods of Research in Education 
  • Research Design 
  • Psychology of Physical Activity 
  • Physiology of Exercise 
  • Biomechanics 
  • Functional Anatomy for Exercise Science 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application
  • Application Fee of $50
  • Goals Statement (upload with the application)
  • Resume (upload with the application)
  • Two Letters of Recommendation (identify your recommenders on the application); one letter should be from a former professor or instructor who can evaluate your academic promise
  • Official Transcript(s): minimum 2.75 GPA required for admission; submit transcripts from all colleges/universities attended either electronically to or by mailing directly to Georgia State University | Office of Graduate Admissions | P.O. Box 4018 Atlanta, GA 30302

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    30216 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15108 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    30216 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15108 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9552 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4776 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Atlanta

1213 - 2208 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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