Department of Kinesiology and Outdoor Recreation
 

Master of Science in Sports Conditioning and Performance Admission Requirements

  1. Application Deadlines:
    1. July 15th - Fall Semester
    2. October 15th – Spring Semester
    3. February 15th – Summer Semester
  2. Complete SUU Graduate Studies Application
    A complete application for admission must include:
    1. $60.00 nonrefundable application processing fee.
    2. Verification of a baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university (Official transcripts).
    3. Three recommendation forms accessed through the online graduate school application process -- excluding recommendations from SUU KOR professors.
    4. 3.0 GPA on last 60 semester hours.
  3. Candidates must meet one of the following criteria: 1) have a baccalaureate degree with a major or minor in physical education, exercise science or sports medicine; 2) have a baccalaureate degree and be a licensed or certified fitness professional (CSCS, NSCA-CPT, ACSM-CPT, ACSM Health/Fitness Instructor--Must provide copy of certification.) or 3) have a baccalaureate degree and have completed undergraduate courses in exercise physiology and biomechanics.
  4. Candidates are expected to be computer literate, experienced in word processing and have access to a high-speed internet connection.
  5. Letter of application expressing career goals and expectations of success in this program. (Submit letter as an email attachment to gradapps@suu.edu copy to anderson_j@suu.edu)

Conditional Admission

Master Degree applicants who do not meet minimum requirements may be admitted for up to one year on a conditional basis.  The KOR Department will either admit or drop the student from degree-seeking status at the end of the one year probation.

Transfer Credit

Students may transfer up to 12 semester credit hours if they align with current course content.