Master of Science in Applied Kinesiology
The Master of Science in Applied Kinesiology covers biomechanics, neuroscience, motor control, and computerized movement analysis. This program is designed for college graduates or working professionals who want to advance their careers in industry or research.
Next start date: August 28, 2023
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Complete your coursework in as few as 12 months or three semesters and conclude with your choice of a thesis or 900-hour internship in an academic or industrial research and development setting.
In the program you will gain extensive lab experience operating state-of-the-art computer motion analysis systems to support the needs of medical and academic research scientists or research scientists in the athletics and fitness industry. You will have the opportunity to be innovative and exploratory in your research.
Interested in research or teaching?
Ask us about our Applied Kinesiology Fellowship. You’ll work alongside faculty in the Lewis Human Performance Lab, located in the Jeanne and Edward H. Arnold Health Professions Pavilion, and receive up to a 50 percent reduction in tuition.
Graduate Assistant Lab Instructor
Newly accepted post-baccalaureate students in applied kinesiology are eligible to apply for competitive Graduate Assistant Lab Instructor (GA Lab Instructor) positions. Students selected for these positions will be assigned instruction and lab room responsibilities for an undergraduate exercise science course on LVC’s campus. GA Lab Instructors work closely with the primary lecture course instructor for the course duration. The salary is $2,500 per undergraduate lab course.