Doctorate in Education in Kinesiology
Concordia University-Saint Paul

Program Details

Become an expert in human movement and physical activity with a Doctorate in Education in Kinesiology. This online program from Concordia University – Saint Paul focuses on techniques to apply advanced exercise and sport science-related principles to a variety of academic and clinical settings. 

Coursework covers topics such as health behavior change, disease prevention, professional ethics, and program management. The dissertation process allows students to engage in applied research for industry-relevant projects. This online Kinesiology degree can lead to advanced positions in education, research, and health and wellness.

Some of the career opportunities available to graduates include:

  • Athletic trainer
  • Dietician and nutritionist
  • Fitness trainer and instructor
  • Exercise physiologist
  • Health educator

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Concordia University-Saint Paul is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent