Master of Science in Health, Nutrition & Exercise Science / Leadership in Physical Education & Sport
North Dakota State University

Program Details

NDSU offers the online MS in Health, Nutrition & Exercise Science with a concentration in Leadership in Physical Education & Sport. This degree prepares physical education teachers and individuals in coaching positions who wish to extend their content, teaching, and leadership knowledge for improved professional practice in physical education and coaching. Course work is designed to prepare physical education teachers and individuals in coaching positions to be leaders of, and advocates for quality physical education and sport programs. 

Sample of Program Courses:

  • Pyschological Foundation of Sport and Physical Activity
  • Analysis of Sport Skill Instruction and Acquisition
  • Research in Physical Education and Sport
  • Leadership and Entrepreneurship
  • Sport in American Society

Requirements

  • Cumulative baccalaureate GPS of 3.0 or better (4.0 scale)
  • Completion of a Bachelor's or Master’s degree from an accredited university in field closely related to Nutrition, Health, Dietetics, Kinesiology, or Exercise Science
  • GRE test scores

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission