The M.S. program is a two-year intensive program focusing on enhancing the knowledge base in the prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation of athletic injuries and illnesses. Students are provided with laboratory experiences in the Neuromuscular Research Laboratory.
The PhD program is structured to provide coursework int he major academic areas of sports medicine, physiology, research methodology, statistics, anatomy and pathokinesiology. Students are provided extensive experience in the Neuromuscular Research Laboratory. Weekly seminars sponsored by the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine provide students access to the most current research and clinical developments.
The University of Pittsburgh is institutionally accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Higher Education.