Kansas State University

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
21524 USD/year
11856 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Students entering the Kinesiology graduate program at Kansas State University must satisfy a minimum number of undergraduate competencies. These competencies are often satisfied with an undergraduate degree in kinesiology. Students without an undergraduate degree in kinesiology may be required to complete additional undergraduate coursework.


The Department of Kinesiology at Kansas State University offers a master of science degree. Students may emphasize exercise physiology/pathophysiology, or public health physical activity.

Learning outcomes

The M.S. degree in kinesiology requires a minimum of 30 hours for students completing a master’s thesis option and 36 hours for students completing a course work option. The specific program of study, designed by the student and supervisory committee, is tailored to meet the individual needs and interests of the student. A maximum of 12 hours of supporting work in other departments may be applied toward the degree. All students are expected to demonstrate a depth and breadth of understanding of kinesiology in a written and/or oral final evaluation.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  •  Research Methods in Kinesiology 
  •  Introduction to Statistical Methods for the Sciences 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • National Students: Applications are accepted year around




30 alternative credits


On Campus

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

  • Application procedures require (1) a completed graduate application form, (2) transcripts from all universities and colleges attended, (3) scores on the aptitude portion of GRE examination, (4) three letters of reference, and (5) a statement outlining professional goals and areas of special interest. Application for admission to the program in the fall semester should be made in the preceding late fall or early winter. Applications are also accepted for the spring semester.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    21524 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21524 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    11856 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11856 USD per year and a duration of 12 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.

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Updated over a year ago

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Kansas State University


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