This thesis Kinesiology (Exercise Psychology) program at the University of Georgia prepares you for doctoral studies in the field or careers in allied health, corporate laboratory research, and university teaching and research.
Through this specialization, you'll undertake advanced scholarly study and research into the physiological responses and adaptations to acute and chronic physical activity, including the role of physical activity in preventing disease and promoting health.
In this research-oriented program, you'll complete 24 hours of coursework including a master's thesis, with opportunities for hands-on learning through our well-equipped research laboratories.
You'll work with your major professor to design a course of study based on your background, interests, and career goals.
You must complete at least 12 hours in the Department of Kinesiology, not including independent study, that involves:
- Two courses in exercise physiology
- One course in research methods
- One course in inferential statistics
- 24 months
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DisciplinesPsychology Kinesiology View 1324 other Masters in Psychology in United States
Applicants should hold an undergraduate degree in exercise science or a related field as well as a background in behavioral and biological sciences, including biopsychology, chemistry, biology, and physiology.
Admission to the program is competitive and considers a number of factors. Students with strong backgrounds in biopsychology and exercise science who have interests compatible with our ongoing research are given preference.
At a minimum, you must have:
- A GRE score in at least the 50th percentile
- An undergraduate GPA of at least 3.0
International24676 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 24676 USD per year during 24 months.
National24676 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 24676 USD per year during 24 months.
In-State8698 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8698 USD per year during 24 months.
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