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Health and Kinesiology

The University of Texas at San Antonio

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
26564 USD/year
26564 USD/year
9048 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Health and Kinesiology program of The University of Texas at San Antonio is designed for students seeking advanced preparation for teaching physical and health education in school and community settings, and pursuing careers in areas related to kinesiology or health.

Overview

Basic Degree Information/Description

The Health and Kinesiology program of The University of Texas at San Antonio offers students the opportunity to expand content knowledge and to apply such information to become more effective teachers and leaders. Graduates of this program pursue careers as teachers, coaches, researchers, supervisors, health workers, and administrators in the education, health, and private sectors. In addition, the program is also designed for students who wish to continue their studies at other universities at the doctoral level.

Why pursue an M.S. in Health and Kinesiology degree from UTSA?

  • We are the only M.S. program in Health and Kinesiology in San Antonio.
  • A student friendly faculty.
  • A strong faculty research program.

Career Options Available for a M.S. in Health and Kinesiology Graduate:

  • Education: teaching at public schools and at universities/colleges
  • Business: sports administration, including coaching at high school and colleges.
  • Medical: advanced training for physical therapy and medical school
  • Local/State/Federal positions in community and public health, health research, and other related areas.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Statistics and Research in Health and Kinesiology
  • Research in Health and Kinesiology
  • Health Behavior Theory
  • Epidemiology
  • Principles of Exercise Physiology
  • Biomechanics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

33 alternative credits

33-36

Delivered

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.
3

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.
79
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

  • Bachelor's degree. Applicants whose undergraduate major was not in Kinesiology or Health may be required to take 6 semester credit hours of undergraduate leveling courses
  • Individuals who do not meet the University-wide graduate admission grade point average standard may be required to submit Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores for consideration in admission decisions
  • A completed a Graduate School application
  • Official transcripts from all institutions attended. All international transcripts must be recorded in English or officially translated to English along with an evaluation of the transcripts from Foreign Credentials Service of America
  • A professional résumé
  • Two professional references
  • Statement of Purpose is required
  • English language proficiency test scores

Tuition Fee

  • International

    26564 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 26564 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    26564 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 26564 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    9048 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9048 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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