Department of Physical Education & Human Performance

Master of Science in Sports Conditioning & Performance

On-Line Program

The Master of Science Sports Conditioning and Performance degree is an innovative approach to meet the needs of coaches, physical educators, personal trainers, strength and conditioning coaches, physical therapists, athletic trainers and other fitness professionals. This degree is consistent with SUU’s long tradition as the “Coaching Factory.”  This degree offers extensive online course work in sports conditioning enabling professionals to design safe and effective exercise and conditioning programs.  Three intensive summer courses will require students to attend clinical workshops on campus at SUU for 1-2 weeks.

Students applying for this degree program will be selected based on the applicant’s prior experience, academic success, letters of recommendation, personal motivation, and graduate admission examinations (Graduate Record Exam or Millers Analogies).  Once admitted, candidates have six years to complete the degree.

The PEHP Department has been allocated a limited amount of money to be used as financial assistance for students enrolled in the MS Sports Conditioning & Performance degree. If you are interested, please fill out the application form and return to Joan Anderson by e-mail (, by fax (435-865-8057) or by mail.  (address is on application)

Applications due on the following deadlines: 

Fall Semester -- July 15;
Spring Semester --October 15;
Summer Semester -- February 15

Information for Summer Classes for 2015

  1. ON CAMPUS -- June 1 - 12, 2015 (no class Saturday or Sunday) Courses will continue with on-line assignments
  2. PE 6010 Advanced Techniques for Sport Conditioning 8:00 - 10:00 a.m. -- Camille Thomas
  3. PE 6050 Resistance Training Techniques 10:30 - 12:30 p.m. -- Julie Taylor
  4. PE 6060 Evaluation in Sport Fitness 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. -- Mark DeBeliso
  5. PE 6090 Motor Skill Acquisition -- On-line regular summer session -- Rick Lambson
  6. CAMPUS HOUSING: Sorry, this is not available this summer
  7. OFF CAMPUS HOUSING: (The following information is for housing with the Leavitt Group)
    The price will be $230.00 and if apartment is left clean with no damages, $50 will be refunded.  These are all shared rooms and furnished. Students would just need bedding and dishes.  Internet is also included.  You can see pictures on our website.  The location is 311 South 450 West Apt.  If you are interested, you will need to fill out a single housing application from the website and mail it in along with the payment.

Reduced Online Tuition Rate

The cost for graduate, online, non-resident, degree-seeking students is $550/credit hour. All students will be allowed the summer resident rate. The non-resident tuition is linear. There is no break for more credits. The reduced rate is for online-only graduate students, not students taking online and campus courses.

Application for Financial Assistance -- Submit once each year by June 30th.  Please include full year class schedule.

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