Texas Christian University

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
1790 USD/credit
1790 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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Gain an in-depth understanding of human movement.What’s your passion? Once in the Kinesiology program at Texas Christian University, you’ll be able to choose an emphasis in exercise physiology, exercise psychology, motor control or nutrition, physical activity and chronic disease.


Advance your knowledge of the workings of the human body through classroom experiences and intensive research led by a faculty mentor. At the completion of the master’s degree in Kinesiology from Texas Christian University, you’ll be able to develop strategies for solving both practical problems and research questions and integrate movement-based principles into a variety of activities in laboratory, educational, clinical and athletic settings.

Career Prospects

Dive into a growing field with a master’s degree in Kinesiology and move toward your goal of becoming a physical therapist, occupational therapist, sport scientist or researcher. A scientific understanding of how the human body functions is key to helping people maximize their health. Talk to our graduate faculty and see where a degree in kinesiology can take you.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methods in Kinesiology
  • Graduate Statistics
  • Advanced Biomechanics
  • Advanced Motor Behavior

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
150 (verbal)

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.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Prerequisites include a bachelor of science or bachelor of arts degree with a 24-hour concentration in kinesiology or its equivalent from an accredited college or university. All applicants are required to take the Graduate Record Examination (GRE).
  • Completed application form
  • International applicants only – International Supplement and Financial Statement for International Students (this is submitted IN ADDITION to the application to the appropriate school or college officer)
  • Two  official transcripts mailed from the Registrar’s office for each college or university attended.  (It is not necessary to have transcripts sent from TCU.) Send transcripts to the appropriate school or college officer.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1790 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1790 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1790 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1790 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

per credit hour


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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