University of Idaho
College of Graduate Studies
Movement and Leisure Science
M.S. Movement and Leisure Science
A Master of Science in Movement and Leisure Sciences focuses on the study of human health and physical activity. It provides you with content knowledge and management skills to promote healthy active living in individuals and communities. In the program, you will have the opportunity to focus on community settings through an emphasis in recreation and leisure or to study clinical settings through an emphasis in excercize science.
Students will develop leadership skills and become advocates for individual development as well as social change. This will be accomplished through a foundation of education, research and hands on learning and service opportunities. Graduates are prepared to become a part of the industries built around the growing concern fo rthe health and well-being of society. The University of Idaho has a multitude of diverse recreational opportunities for both graduate and undergraduate students. Pristine lakes, white-water rivers, high mountains and ski slopes offer unlimited opportunities for hands-on field research.
Facts & Figures
Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive
Locale: Distant Town
Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999