University of Pittsburgh

School of Health and Rehabilitation Science

Sports Medicine


4200 Fifth Ave

Pittsburgh, PA 15260

United States


1-412- 624-9300

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

PhD, M.S.;

Format: Campus

Program Description:

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.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: To determine eligiblity for federal student aid, students should begin by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Federal School Code: 00337900

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 0-999

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