If you are fascinated by human movement, and physiology and are looking for a career focused graduate program that combines your love of exercise and health studies, a masters in Kinesiology program may be a great choice. If you have been studying Health and Physical Education, exercise science, exercise physiology, health science, or a related field, earning a Masters of Science in kinesiology might enhance your professional expertise and lead to your pursuit of a variety of career paths. Whether your goal is to continue to a PhD in kinesiology or related field, pursue a career as a physical education teacher, in sports administration, or in athletic training and rehabilitation, there are kinesiology masters programs that might prepare you to accomplish your goals in some fast growing fields.
Employment of athletic trainers and exercise physiologists is projected to grow 19% from 2012 to 2022 which is faster than average for all occupations[i]
Employment of Physical Therapist is projected to grow 36% from 2012 to 2022 which is much faster than all occupations[ii]
Employment of Physical Therapists assistants and aides is projected to grow 41% from 2012 to 2022 which is much faster than all occupations[iii]