Exercise Science, M.S.

Admissions Requirements for the Exercise Science M.S.

  • Bachelor’s degree and a cumulative undergraduate GPA of at least 3.0
  • Official transcript of all undergraduate and graduate study
  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores
  • Personal Statement
  • Resume or CV
  • 3 letters of recommendation (preferably from faculty)
  • Completed or expected to be completed academic prerequisites (can often be completed during the first year of the master’s program at department discretion):
    • 8 credit hours General Biology
    • 8 credit hours Human Anatomy and Physiology
    • 6 credit hours of Exercise Science (including Physiology of Exercise and General Science)

Financial Support


Applications are considered on a rolling basis for all semester starts. However, we have a suggested deadline of January 15 for the fall semester of the same year. Applicants should ensure that all of the required materials are submitted by that date.