Sport Science/Sport Studies Track, MS

Learn more about the MS in Sport Studies program, including course requirements and how to apply.

 

Choose Classes That Fit Your Plans with This Flexible Track

An MS in Sport Studies will prepare you for multiple career options in sports. This track gives you the flexibility to design a curriculum that combines courses from multiple departments to create an academic emphasis. Students interested in coaching and engaging in the sport psychology field would benefit from this track greatly.

This track also allows students to choose a 36-credit thesis option or a 36-credit non-thesis option.

Why MS Sport Science at IUP?

  • The program allows you to choose from three different tracks of Sport Science, a unique aspect that is rarely offered elsewhere.
  • There are a number of assistantship opportunities that become available every year.
  • You have the option to choose a thesis or non-thesis curriculum.
  • Gain experience in your field of choice outside of the classroom with professionals in the area.

Sport Studies Curriculum

An MS in Sport Studies prepares students for multiple career options in sports. This track permits students to design a curriculum that combines courses from multiple departments to create an academic emphasis.

This track also allows students to choose a 36-credit thesis option or a 36-credit non-thesis option. The MS in Sport Studies consists of the following courses:

 

Contact the Coordinator

Dr. Richard Hsiao
Graduate Coordinator for MS in Sport Management and Sport Studies

Zink Hall, Room 115
1190 Maple Street
Indiana, PA 15705
Phone: 724-357-0123
Fax: 724-357-3777
hsiao@iup.edu