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Kinesiology and Health

Miami University

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
Duration
12308 USD/year
12308 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Kinesiology and Health from Miami University is designed for students interested in physiological, psychological, and motoric functioning in a variety of physical activity environments and conditions. 

Overview

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.

Careers

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.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • 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

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

Undergraduate preparation typically includes coursework in exercise science, psychology, sociology, cultural studies, women's, gender and sexuality studies, zoology, chemistry, health, and related areas.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12308 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6154 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    12308 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6154 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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Kinesiology and Health
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