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The Master of Science in Human Performance from Liberty University is a great degree option for students looking for opportunities in the fields of health, wellness, or human performance. 

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The Master of Science in  Human Performance from Liberty University  will give you the opportunity to further your knowledge in the core areas of exercise physiology, biomechanics, sports nutrition, statistics, and research methods while specializing in one of four areas of study: human performance, nutrition, clinical, or community physical activity.

Why Choose Our Master’s in Human Performance Degree Online?

Our master’s in human performance can be completed mostly online, with 2 required on-campus intensives. These weeklong intensive courses give you the opportunity to visit our beautiful campus in Lynchburg, Va. During your on-campus intensives, you will gain valuable hands-on experience from professors who are passionate about helping you excel in the field of exercise science. With your knowledge and their experience, a Master of Science in Human Performance will help you thrive in your future career.

What Will You Learn in Our Master of Science Human Performance?

If you want to use your passion for fitness and health in a career, this human performance degree online is an excellent option to get the training you need! Through 5 foundational exercise sciences classes, you will study the acute and chronic psychological factors that influence human performance, learn how to read statistical research, and gain in-demand skills associated with biomechanics.

These core classes provide the necessary information for the advanced training you gain in the specialization you choose to pursue. The specialization focuses on the area of human performance that best aligns with your passions. With Liberty’s master’s in human performance degree online, you can be confident in your future career and in your personal health journey!

Potential Career Opportunities with a Master’s in Human Performance Degree

  • Human performance specialist

  • Nutrition and exercise specialist

  • Strength and conditioning coach

  • Corporate, university, commercial, or resort fitness trainer

Programme Structure

Master’s in Human Performance Degree Specializations

  • Clinical
  • Fitness and Wellness
  • Nutrition
  • Strength and Conditioning

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.




35 alternative credits



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.

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

A regionally or nationally accredited bachelor’s degree with a 3.0 or above GPA is required for admission in good standing.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    615 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 615 USD per credit and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    615 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 615 USD per credit and a duration of 18 months.


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.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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