KSM Graduate

Advanced study of human movement.

Exploring and enhancing physical activity.


Kinesiology & Sport Management: Master of Arts

A master's degree in kinesiology and sport management prepares you for a broad range of careers, including:

  • Clinical testing
  • Corporate fitness
  • Performance enhancement
  • Teaching
  • Cardiac rehabilitation

Students can pursue a specialization in either exercise science or sport management.

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Admission Requirements

Application requirements can be found in the Graduate School admission requirements and include:

  1. Completed Graduate Application
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  2. $35 application fee
  3. One official transcript verifying receipt of an undergraduate degree and previous graduate credit earned
  4. Three letters of recommendation from academic professors who can attest to scholarly abilities. At least two letters must be from non-KSM faculty.
    Letter of Recommendation Form
  5. Statement of Purpose
  6. Additional requirements exist for international applicants. For more information, visit international admission requirements.

For more detailed admission requirements, please refer to Kinesiology and Sport Management in the current graduate catalog.

Application Deadline

  • Eight weeks before classes start

Online and Off-Campus Options


The Classroom & Beyond

  • Research Focused

    Our students not only get hands-on experience through internships, they also are very active in departmental research using a wide range of equipment.

  • Active Student Organizations

    The division offers two organizations for students to get involved - the Sport Management Alliance and Exercise Science Club.

  • Internships

    An internship is a component of all our academic programs giving students the opportunity to get field experience to supplement their time in the classroom.