Movement Science

Barry University

990 USD/credit
990 USD/credit
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The MS in Movement Science program offers four areas of specialization: athletic training, biomechanics, exercise physiology, and Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology.


If you are interested in multiple areas of study, you can enroll in the general Movement Science program. This provides the flexibility to customize your own program of advanced study in order to enhance your professional preparation and expertise in your current field or prepare for future doctoral studies.

This general option in Movement Science requires a total of 36 credits of coursework. The first 12 credits are the Movement Science core courses. For the remaining 24 credits, you can choose the specific courses from each specialization that meet your interests and career goals. To further customize your program, up to six credits can be chosen from any other graduate level courses offered at Barry.

You will select a graduate committee of faculty from various areas of specialization. This team will work with you to ensure that your plan of study is right for you and meets all graduation requirements.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biomechanics
  • Research Methodology in SES
  • Thesis
  • Internship/Project
  • Managing the Sport Enterprise
  • Sport Psychology
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation Laboratory
  • Manual Therapy in Sports Medicine
  • Qualitative Analysis in Biomechanics
  • Biomechanics of Musculoskeletal Injuries
  • Fitness Assessment & Program Development
  • Advanced Exercise Physiology
  • LAdvanced Exercise Physiology Laboratory

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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.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Acceptance by the University's Office of Graduate Admissions
  • Receipt of a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited or internationally listed institution, as verified by two (2) official transcripts
  • Above average undergraduate GPA
  • Sufficient undergraduate preparation or life experience, as determined by the Graduate Program Coordinator and Associate Dean
  • Acceptable score on the Graduate Record Examination (GRE)
  • Two (2) letters of recommendation
  • A short essay describing personal career goals and how a graduate degree from Barry will help fulfill these goals

Tuition Fee

  • International

    990 USD/credit
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  • National

    990 USD/credit
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