Sports Science, M.Sc. | University of Pittsburgh | Pittsburgh, United States
12 months
49662 USD/year
49662 USD/year
29266 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Sports Science program offered by the University of Pittsburgh is designed for students seeking graduate training to advance their knowledge and skills related to understanding and improving sports performance. 


Programme Overview

Primary areas of focus are education and training in sports science, nutrition, sports medicine, and research. The curriculum integrates coursework, research, and practical application experiences pertaining to multiple aspects of athletic and human performance. 

All students in the Sports Science program offered by the University of Pittsburgh will complete a one year sports science practical experience with a designated sports team or organization and will also have access to the Sports Medicine and Nutrition research facilities and faculty.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Seminar in Sports Medicine
  • Research Seminar in Sports Medicine
  • Laboratory Techniques in Sports Medicine 
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Nutrition and Performance
  • Dietary Supplements for Health & Performance

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


33 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the SHRS ApplyYourself online application.
  • Submit the application fee of $50 (U.S.).
  • Submit an essay—a description of professional and educational goals that are realistically attainable during enrollment in the graduate program.
  • Submit three letters of reference, preferably from individuals who have instructed you in academic settings and/or supervised research activities. These letters should address the applicant’s academic, professional and personal attributes, and potential for meaningful graduate study.
  • Submit official transcripts from all colleges/universities you have attended.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    49662 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 49662 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    49662 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 49662 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    29266 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29266 USD per year during 12 months.

Part-time: LOCAL: $1,190 per credit NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL: $2,031 per credit

Living costs for Pittsburgh

1148 - 1944 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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