This thesis Kinesiology (Biomechanics) program at the University of Georgia prepares you for careers in allied health, corporate laboratory research, and university teaching and research or doctoral studies in the field.
Through this specialization, you will undertake advanced scholarly study and research into movement, applying mechanical principles to human performance.
In this research-oriented program, you will complete 24 hours of coursework including a master's thesis, with opportunities for hands-on learning through our well-equipped research laboratories and working fitness center.
You will work with your major professor to design a course of study based on your background, interests, and career goals.
You must complete at least 12 hours of coursework in the Exercise Science department, in addition to your thesis credits, including:
- A course on research methods
- At least two courses in biomechanics
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesPublic Health Health Sciences Sports Sciences View 553 other Masters in Sports Sciences in United States
Admission to the program is competitive and considers a number of factors. At a minimum, you must have:
- GRE scores in the 50th percentile
- Undergraduate GPA of 3.0
- A background in physical and biological science is recommended. Example courses include:
- College physics
- Introductory college chemistry
- Introductory college biomechanics
International24692 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 24692 USD per year during 12 months.
National24692 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 24692 USD per year during 12 months.
In-State8704 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8704 USD per year during 12 months.
Living costs for Athens
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.