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SUU’s Online Master of Sports Medicine Ranked Sixth in the Nation

Published: November 07, 2019 | Author: Connor Aste | Category: Academics

Student lifting weightsSouthern Utah University’s online Master of Science Sports Conditioning and Performance program has been ranked sixth in the nation by College Rank. 

“We are honored to be acknowledged as one of the nation's best master's programs by College Rank,” said Dr. Mark DeBeliso, director of the Master of Sports Science and Conditioning program. “The MSSCP Program has now received top national ratings by five other organizations. Further, the MSSCP program has earned the National Strength and Conditioning Association's distinction of being a member of the Educational Recognition Program.” 

The Master of Science Sports Conditioning and Performance degree offered online at SUU 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. 

“My wife and I both got our bachelor’s degrees from SUU and absolutely loved our time there,” said Clint Felion, MSSCP graduate. “I went on to complete my MSSCP through SUU knowing I would receive a high-quality education from the same, top notch professors I had during my undergraduate studies.”

College Rank’s 20 Best Master’s in Sports Medicine scores universities with the best sports medicine programs based on three aspects: potential salary after graduation, individual program accreditation, and overall affordability. 

“The MSSCP program provides students with an excellent blend of online and on-campus course work that challenges you to research and apply concepts of sports conditioning and performance,” said Felion. “Classmates in the MSSCP brought valuable experience from there sport/ training background to our learning in discussions and demonstrations.”

College Rank is a nationally recognized organization providing prospective students with the information to make informed decisions regarding which college to attend. They offer ranking lists that provide information regarding which colleges stand out as excellent and for what reason. 

Learn more about the online Master’s of Science in Sports Conditioning and Performance degree at SUU


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