12 months
14042 USD/year
14042 USD/year
8498 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The M.S., Athletic Training program at California State University Northridge is designed for students who are interested in the study of the art and science of kinesiology pertaining to sociological, psychological, pedagogical, physiological and neuromechanical factors underlying the responses and adaptations to acute and chronic exercise and performance.


The mission of the M.S., Athletic Training program at California State University Northridge is:

  • To provide opportunities for advanced study in kinesiology, leading to enhanced expertise in the student’s area of professional endeavor and/or preparation for further graduate work.
  • To provide experience in planning and conducting a research or a professional project.


The goals of the master’s degree program in Kinesiology are to:

  • Conduct research, and other scholarly and creative activity, to build and enhance the body of knowledge in kinesiology.
  • Enhance the scholarly and professional development of our graduate students.
  • Enrich the research and other scholarly and creative efforts through mentoring and collaborative experiences with colleagues in the department, college and University.
  • Apply research, student projects and other scholarly and creative activity in service to the community where appropriate.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Teaching Effectiveness in Kinesiology and Lab
  • Advanced Evidence-Based Practice in Kinesiology
  • Research Methods and Design in Kinesiology
  • Quantitative Analysis of Research in Kinesiology
  • Qualitative Research Design in Kinesiology
  • Adapted Therapeutic Exercise: Assessment and Design and Lab

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Have a four-year baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution.
  • Be in good academic standing at the last college or university attended.
  • Complete the “International Online Application”
  • A $55.00 (US currency) non-refundable application fee
  • All  secondary-school records 
  • Applicants who have studied in the U.S. are also required to have the U.S.institution(s) send official transcript(s) directly to CSUN
  • Submit a copy of your passport information page with your documents
  • GPA of 2.75 in the last 60 units of undergraduate work (with a 3.0 GPA preferred)
  • Completion of the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) with scores submitted as part of the application (i.e., prior to admission)
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Statement of intent discussing the applicant’s interests and goals as they relate to a graduate degree in Kinesiology

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    14042 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14042 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    14042 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14042 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8498 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8498 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Los Angeles

1520 - 2570 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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