Department of Kinesiology
West Chester University
Dr. Frank Fry
206 Sturzebecker Health Sciences Center
West Chester, PA 19383
Phone: (610) 436-2260 or 2261
Fax: (610) 436-2860
The Department of Kinesiology at West Chester University offers three different graduate programs. These programs are designed to provide classroom, laboratory, research, and practical experiences. Opportunities for internships are available and required in some programs.
The Graduate Admission Policies include: 2 letters of recommendation; 1 copy of all transcripts and a goals statement.
Master of Science in Exercise and Sport Physiology
The MS in Exercise and Sport Physiology is designed for individuals working in adult fitness, cardiac rehabilitation and other clinical programs and to enrich academic preparation for graduate work beyond the master’s degree.
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Master of Science in Exercise and Sport Physiology with a Concentration in Athletic Training
An MS in Exercise and Sport Physiology with a Concentration in Athletic Training is available at West Chester University in collaboration between the Department of Kinesiology and the Department of Sports Medicine.
Master of Science - General Physical Education
This program is currently under revision. The new program will be geared toward physical educators possessing teacher certification.
The MS in General Physical Education is currently designed to enrich academic preparation for teaching in the school setting, for graduate work beyond the master’s degree or for obtaining employment in the various professions related to physical education.
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The M.P.A. Degree with a Graduate Certificate in Sport Management and Athletics is available.
The master of public administration with a graduate certificate in sport management and athletics is a professional degree that focuses on the comprehensive career preparation of practicing athletic and sport managers. This program is in collaboration with the College of Business and Public Affairs.
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MPA Degree with a Graduate Certificate in Sport Management and Athletics curriculum sheet