Kinesiology and Health from Miami University is designed to provide breadth and depth of knowledge in the psychosocial and behavioral aspects of health across the human lifespan. The curriculum emphasizes both cultural and personal determinants of health and wellness. Coursework prepares students as program planners and coordinators of health promotion programs in community, worksite, clinical, and educational settings.
The department's newly equipped human performance and motor behavior laboratories allow students and faculty to administer bioelectrical impedance, exercise stress tests, respiratory, metabolic, blood lipid, blood pressure, electrocardiography, sensory functioning, motor functioning, electromyography, ground reaction force, and motion analysis, and muscle strength and endurance tests. This program can also provide preparation for professional programs such as medicine, and chiropractic, physical therapy, occupational therapy, nursing, and other related fields.
Career opportunities include: clinical exercise physiologist, worksite health promotion, pharmaceutical sales, biomedical research, health and fitness directors, personal training/strength and conditioning specialist, or rehabilitation (e.g., cardiac, physical). This program can also provide preparation for professional programs such as medicine or chiropractic.
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- Exercise, Age, and Health
- Advanced Physiology and Biophysics of Human Activity
- Public Health Planning and Evaluation
- Behavioral Approaches to Health Promotion and Education
- Health Communication & Education
- Physical Activity Motivation
- Advanced Motor Control and Learning
- Advanced Biomechanics
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
DisciplinesHealth Sciences View 1250 other Masters in Health Sciences in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
Undergraduate preparation typically includes coursework in exercise science, psychology, sociology, cultural studies, women's, gender and sexuality studies, zoology, chemistry, health, and related areas.
International12308 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 6154 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
National12308 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 6154 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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