Kinesiology (Motor Behavior), M.Sc. | University of Georgia | Athens, United States
12 months
Duration
24676 USD/year
24676 USD/year
8698 USD/year
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About

Interested in the study of motor development, motor learning, and movement control? Our MS in Kinesiology (Motor Behavior) from University of Georgia will fit your career goals.

Overview

Your studies focus on the developmental aspects of movement and function across the lifespan, and you'll immerse yourself in the latest information available about teaching physical education, sport, and physical activity.

At the University of Georgia we offer both thesis and non-thesis programs to accommodate your specific goals.

Kinesiology (Motor Behavior) Program Highlights

  • Top 10 doctoral program ranking by the National Academy of Kinesiology
  • Both thesis and non-thesis degree programs offered
  • Study the latest information available about motor behavior
  • Our programs provide hands-on, practical experience
  • Curriculum

    The motor behavior specialization is a research-oriented program for students interested in the study of motor development, motor learning, and movement control. This includes:

    • The developmental aspects of movement and function across a person's lifespan
    • Underlying mechanisms related to physical and motor functioning
    • How these mechanisms occur in conjunction with motor skill acquisition and sports-related movements

    Programme Structure

    As a student in the motor behavior specialization, you will take coursework in:

    • Motor development
    • Motor control and motor learning
    • Therapeutic exercise
    • Developmental and motor assessment

    Key information

    Duration

    • Full-time
      • 12 months

    Start dates & application deadlines

    More details
    • June 1 (non-thesis)

    Credits

    30 SCH

    30-36

    Delivered

    On Campus

    Academic requirements

    GRE admission requirements GRE®
    Required

    Other requirements

    General requirements

    • You should hold an undergraduate degree in physical education, exercise science, psychology, or special education. In addition to completing your application, you will also submit transcripts from all institutions attended, three letters of recommendation, and other documents to our department. 
    • GRE scores are required only for application to the MS thesis program. The GRE is not required for admission to the MS non-thesis program specializing in Motor Behavior.

    Tuition Fee

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    • International

      24676 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 24676 USD per year during 12 months.
    • National

      24676 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 24676 USD per year during 12 months.
    • In-State

      8698 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 8698 USD per year during 12 months.

    Living costs for Athens

    720 - 1170 USD /month
    Living costs

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

    Financing

    Interested in financing your studies? Find a student loan that works for you.

    Financing partner MPOWER Financing Student Loans between $2,001 - $100,000

    Funding

    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.

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