12 months
15964 USD/year
15964 USD/year
4684 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Kinesiology program of the Utah State University is designed to provide an advanced course of study and prepare graduates for roles in the disciplines of exercise science (biomechanics, exercise physiology, or wellness programming) or athletic training.


The Kinesiology program of the Utah State University allows students a more in-depth course of study within their discipline, combining advanced coursework with research and practical experience to prepare graduates for employment opportunities in their field. The MS degree also provides an excellent preparation for students pursuing admission into medical school, dental school, physical therapy, or other health professions.

Career Options

  • Advanced study in exercise physiology and biomechanics
  • Fitness specialist
  • Fitness instructor
  • Coaching
  • Athletic trainers for professional and collegiate sports teams
  • Trainers in sports medicine clinics
  • Athletic trainers for public school districts

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Seminar in Human Movement Sciences
  • Topics in Biomechanics
  • Research Methods in Kinesiology
  • Bioenergetics and Exercise Metabolism
  • Advanced Neuromuscular Exercise Physiology
  • Advanced Cardiovascular Exercise Physiology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • It is preferred that applicants have an undergraduate background in an area related to their proposed field of graduate study. If, however, they have relevant experience or undergraduate coursework, their applications will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Students applying for the sports medicine specialization must be a certified or certifiable athletic trainer
  • Complete the online application
  • Pay the $55 application fee
  • Score at or above the 40th percentile on the GRE or MAT
  • Have a 3.0 or higher GPA on your last 60 semester or 90 quarter credits
  • Provide transcripts of all college/university credits
  • Provide three contacts for letters of recommendation
  • Include a statement of purpose in your online application

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    15964 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7982 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    15964 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7982 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    4684 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2342 USD per semester during 12 months.


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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