University of Tennessee

College of Education, Health, & Human Sciences

Exercise Science/Biomechanics & Sports Medicine


1618 Cumberland Ave.

College of Social Work Henson Hall

Knoxville, TN 37996

United States





Program Information

Degree Offered:

M.S.-Exercise Science, with concentration in Biomechanics/Sports Medicine, Ph.D.-Exercise & Sport Sciences, with concentration in Exercise Science, and specialization in Biomechanics/Sports Medicine

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Exercise Science program is dedicated to promoting and integrating scientific research and education on the health benefits of exercise. Through a program of interdisciplinary graduate study, using both experimental and epidemiological methods, students gain a greater understanding of the role of exercise in the prevention of various cardiovascular, metabolic, and musculoskeletal disorders. In addition to the primary faculty members listed in this document, adjunct faculty provide expertise in the areas of sports medicine, cardiac rehabilitation, epidemiology, orthopedics and exercise psychology.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999