2019-2020 Graduate Catalog 
    May 28, 2024  
2019-2020 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Kinesiology, MS (Online)

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The Master of Science in Kinesiology degree program offers an advanced study of Kinesiology designed to enhance preparation for discipline-related careers. This interdisciplinary degree integrates the science of human movement, the practice of relevant research methods, and the advanced studies of fitness and wellness. As obesity and sedentary lifestyles continue to escalate nationally and globally, there is an increased need for Kinesiology-related careers. Candidates in the online Master of Science in Kinesiology degree program receive diverse training in order to meet those growing societal demands as well as to expound knowledge of exercise and sport performance. Graduates are equipped professionally and spiritually with scholarly virtue that is indicative of professional and moral excellence in the field of Kinesiology.

Admission Requirements

Master of Science in Kinesiology Admission Requirements

Admission standards for graduate studies at California Baptist University can be found under Graduate Program Admission in the Online and Professional Studies section of the University Catalog. Specific admission requirements for the Graduate Program in Kinesiology are:

  1. Prerequisites
    Applicants should possess the following common body of knowledge from prerequisite courses or approved work related experience in:
    • Exercise Physiology
  2. Personal statement of at least 500 words that includes the following:
    • Purpose for entering the program
    • Long term professional goals
    • Reasons for choosing to study at California Baptist University
    • Factors that will make applicant a good Master of Science in Kinesiology candidate

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