24 months
24980 USD/year
24980 USD/year
8060 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Kinesiology of Boise State University is research oriented and suited for those students particularly interested in pursuing a doctoral or professional degree. This degree requires the completion of a thesis, which must be successfully defended at a final oral examination.


Kinesiology of Boise State University will lead in the creation of meaningful knowledge and the development of future leaders who advance the state of lifelong health, physical activity, and sport.

Key facts:

The Department of Kinesiology is dedicated to advancing knowledge of lifelong health, physical activity, and sport through excellence in teaching, innovative and meaningful research, and high impact service.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Design in Exercise and Sport
  • Applied Theoretical Foundations of Bilingual Education/ESL and Multiculturalism
  • Language Arts for Special Educators
  • The Nature of History
  • Applied Statistical Methods
  • Grant Writing
  • Advanced Social Statistics
  • Qualitative Social Research Methods
  • Feminist Sociological Theory
  • Psychology of Exercise and Sport
  • Motor Learning
  • Biophysical Studies
  • Physiology of Activity
  • Advanced Biomechanics
  • Socio-historical Studies
  • Sociology of Exercise and Sport
  • Philosophy of Exercise and Sport
  • Selected Topics in Sport History

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Priority: January 15Final: August 1


31 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official transcripts from all colleges attended.
  • A letter of application, including background, academic interests, career goals and potential faculty mentor.
  • A current résumé.
  • Official Graduate Record Examinations (GRE) General Test scores from tests taken within five years of application. Scores of 33% and above will receive favorable attention.
  • Appropriate coursework (including exercise physiology) that provides the foundation for the graduate area of study as determined by Kinesiology Department Graduate Faculty.
  • Three letters of recommendation.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24980 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24980 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    24980 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24980 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    8060 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8060 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Boise

810 - 1310 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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