M.Sc. On Campus


University of Central Missouri

12 months
678 USD/credit 20340 USD/year
678 USD/credit 20340 USD/year
339 USD/credit 10170 USD/year
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Do you have a passion for kinesiology and want to continue your education? The University of Central Missouri’s master’s degree in Kinesiology program will expand your knowledge as well as your career opportunities.


Our Master of Science in Kinesiology degree at the University of Central Missouri places a strong emphasis on sport performance. Let us help prepare you for such exciting roles as strength and conditioning coach, sports science research assistant or sports development trainer.


Your Master of Science in Kinesiology degree from the University of Central Missouri opens the door to many opportunities. Following graduation, you may pursue a career as a:

  • Clinical exercise physiologist
  • Strength and conditioning specialist
  • Research scientist (requires a Ph.D.)
  • Allied health professional
  • Wellness professional

You may also choose to use your graduate-level Kinesiology degree for original research or to continue your education. UCM faculty have helped students gain acceptance to many prominent doctoral programs across the country.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Statistics in Kinesiology
  • Advanced Exercise Physiology
  • Research in Kinesiology
  • Analysis of Movement
  • Seminar in Kinesiology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Students Staying in Their Home Country deadline: 2-3 weeks prior to the start of the semester.


30 SCH
  • 30-33 hours


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

For graduate applicants who do not meet the 2.75 GPA requirement, additional items will be required:

  • Statement of Purpose - statement articulating why the prospective student wants to pursue and advanced degree in our program.
  • Reference - Names of two (2) references will be requested in order to contact these individuals regarding the potential graduate student’s ability to successfully complete the graduate degree.
NOTE: GRE score is recommended for students not meeting GPA requirements.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20340 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 678 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    20340 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 678 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    10170 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 339 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Warrensburg

800 - 1300 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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