Masters in Kinesiology | Education and Human Services | SIU

Southern Illinois University



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Master of Science in Education

Graduate Degree Program

If you have a desire to learn, we offer an academic experience that will take you as far as you want to go.  Our graduate programs in kinesiology help you expand your knowledge and employment options.

SIU offers two graduate programs in kinesiology:

Our Exercise Science program features in-depth study of physiology, biomechanics and motor behavior.   Specializations are available in each of these areas.

The Sport Studies program covers the psychological, sociological and administration/management areas of sport and physical activity.  It offers specializations in social psychology of sport and sport management.

You can also earn a Gerontology Graduate Certificate, preparing you for a careers working with older adults. 

Graduate Fellowship Deadlines

Prospective graduate students please note that deadlines for masters level fellowships through the graduate office are the first week in January of each new year.  Students wishing to qualify for these fellowships must have their departmental level applications in prior to that deadline.  Fellowship information can be found  here.