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Kinesiology, M.S.


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The School of Public Health offers this generalist masters in Kinesiology.  Students may choose an emphasis in: athletic training, biomechanics, exercise physiology, or physical activity. 

Student Learning Outcomes


Upon completion of the masters the student will be able to:

  • demonstrate an advanced level of competency in the specific topic area of the program of study. 
  • demonstrate the ability to organize and write summary and background sections of a research proposal through extensive readings of the primary literature, instruction, discussion, and analysis.
  • complete an advanced, independent research project on a chosen topic within the topic area of study. 

Contact Information


Nora Constantino, Graduate Program Director
School of Public Health
MS 0274
(775) 682-7099
nlc@unr.edu

https://www.unr.edu/public-health/academics/ms-kinesiology

Admission Requirements


Entrance requirements are:

  • 3.0 cumulative GPA,
  • statement of purpose, and
  • current curriculum. 

The Graduate Record Exam (GRE) is recommended and is not required for applicants who have already obtained a Ph.D., M.D., D.D.S., Dr.P.H., or master’s degree from institutions approved by the School of Public Health or the UNR Graduate School. Students who have a current (<5 years) GMAT or MCAT may submit their scores as well. In addition, an undergraduate course in biostatitics or statistics is required.

I. Program Requirements


A. Core (21 units)


B. Thesis (6 units)


  • KIN 749 - Thesis (1-24 units) (6 units required) NOT YET SUBMITTED

C. Electives (6 units)


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