32 Master Degrees in Physical Therapy 2020

Earning a master’s degree can expose students to more career options than ever before. A master’s program typically takes two to three years to complete, depending on the area of study. After earning a degree, students have the option of pursuing postgraduate studies. What is a Master in Physical Activity? A Master in Physical Activity prepares students to work directly in the health a… Read more

Earning a master’s degree can expose students to more career options than ever before. A master’s program typically takes two to three years to complete, depending on the area of study. After earning a degree, students have the option of pursuing postgraduate studies.

What is a Master in Physical Activity? A Master in Physical Activity prepares students to work directly in the health and fitness field. Various courses in exercise, physiology, and nutrition are required, and students learn how to assess the physical condition of the human body. Lectures, exams, and hands-on experiments are commonly employed during instruction hours. Students also receive instruction regarding basic hygiene practices, stress management, and personal training.

Earning a Master in Physical Activity degree usually translates to earning a higher salary. This is a very in demand field, and students should have no issues finding employment. A master’s degree may also entitle students to more prestigious professional roles.

The cost of earning a Master in Physical Activity degree depends on a multitude of factors. Geographic location, program length, and institutional rates all have a direct impact on program costs. For more extensive financial information, students should contact the school of their choice directly.

After earning a graduate degree in physical activity, students are often employed in a wide variety of settings. Many choose to work for academic institutions and show others how to maintain their fitness levels. Others work independently, or in health clubs as personal trainers helping clients to reach their fitness goals. Some are employed in clinical settings, such as hospitals or nursing homes. These particular workers may help create exercise programs for patients recovering from illnesses and injuries.

There are two ways to earn a Master in Physical Activity degree: a traditional classroom setting and online learning programs. Online programs offer increased freedom and flexibility for more independent students. To start your new career, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Vincent Pol University in Lublin, Poland
Lublin, Poland

Long-cycle studies, 5–year full-time master's degree programme with practical training as an integral part of studies and the opportunity of enrolment to PhD Studies.

Long-cycle studies, 5–year full-time master's degree programme with practical training as an integral part of studies and the opportunity of enrolment to PhD Studies. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
5 years
English
Campus
 
Satakunta University of Applied Sciences
Pori, Finland

The rehabilitation field is developing globally and innovative specialists are in huge demand! This Master’s Programme is for you, who want to develop your competence in rehab ... +

The rehabilitation field is developing globally and innovative specialists are in huge demand! This Master’s Programme is for you, who want to develop your competence in rehabilitation. -
Master
Part-time
2 years
English
Aug 2020
Campus
 
Palacky University
Olomouc, Czech Republic

Master in Physical Activity and Active Living prepares you for a career in promoting optimal health, physical activity, and fitness.

Master in Physical Activity and Active Living prepares you for a career in promoting optimal health, physical activity, and fitness. -
Master
Full-time
English
Campus
 
Escuela Universitaria Real Madrid
Madrid, Spain

The Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy for Sports is intended to give physical therapists the skills and resources they need to prevent and treat injuries and enable the rapi ... +

The Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy for Sports is intended to give physical therapists the skills and resources they need to prevent and treat injuries and enable the rapid recovery of injured athletes in a multidisciplinary team setting. -
Master
Full-time
Spanish
Campus
 
Lithuanian Sports University
Kaunas, Lithuania

Higher University education, Bachelor's degree in Rehabilitation/Physiotherapy, qualification of a physiotherapist

Higher University education, Bachelor's degree in Rehabilitation/Physiotherapy, qualification of a physiotherapist -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Manchester Metropolitan University
Manchester, United Kingdom

Can you recognise physiological deterioration in patients who are critically ill? What are the evidence-based approaches to rehabilitating a person who has had a stroke? Desig ... +

Can you recognise physiological deterioration in patients who are critically ill? What are the evidence-based approaches to rehabilitating a person who has had a stroke? Designed for registered and qualified physiotherapists, this course gives you the opportunity to specialise in one of four areas of physiotherapy, including musculoskeletal and manual therapy. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
15 months
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Leeds Beckett University
Leeds, United Kingdom

With accreditation from the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy and the Health & Care Professions Council, your course will provide you with the necessary expertise and ski ... +

With accreditation from the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy and the Health & Care Professions Council, your course will provide you with the necessary expertise and skills to become a qualified physiotherapist. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Universidad Europea
Madrid, Spain +10 More

The Postgraduate Physiotherapy of the Universidad Europea of Valencia is characterized by an innovative approach, with an eminently practical training and focused on the lates ... +

The Postgraduate Physiotherapy of the Universidad Europea of Valencia is characterized by an innovative approach, with an eminently practical training and focused on the latest techniques of physiotherapy treatment. -
Master
Full-time
Spanish, Spanish
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Instituto Superior De Estudios Psicológicos ISEP
Madrid, Spain +1 More

Myofunctional therapy is one of the applications of speech therapy oriented to the healing of alterations related to the functionality of the muscles. Nowadays, it is consider ... +

Myofunctional therapy is one of the applications of speech therapy oriented to the healing of alterations related to the functionality of the muscles. Nowadays, it is considered one of the most advanced therapies and with the greatest demand. -
Master
Spanish
Campus
 
Glasgow Caledonian University - The School of Health and Life Sciences
Glasgow, United Kingdom

Gain the expertise and knowledge you need to apply for membership of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP), register with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) ... +

Gain the expertise and knowledge you need to apply for membership of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP), register with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and become a practicing physiotherapist. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Are you fascinated by human movement and do you want to contribute to unravel its secrets? Do you want to advance your skills to provide answers to timely and urgent research ... +

Are you fascinated by human movement and do you want to contribute to unravel its secrets? Do you want to advance your skills to provide answers to timely and urgent research questions? Are you interested in a career in research and development? Then the Research Master’s in Human Movement Sciences is the ideal programme for you! The Research Master’s Human Movement Sciences is a two-year full-time programme that aims at integrating fundamental scientific research with relevant questions from clinical and sports practice. Grounded in the core themes of the Amsterdam Movement Sciences, the programme includes sport, rehabilitation, and regenerative medicine, with course topics stretching from molecular biology and neuroscience to exercise immunology and motor control. Apart from becoming well versed in these research domains, you will be trained in state-of-the-art research methods and advanced statistics. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
University of Johannesburg
Johannesburg, South Africa

Students participating in the Master’s programme will be required to write and present a research dissertation.

Students participating in the Master’s programme will be required to write and present a research dissertation. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
English
Jan 2020
Campus
 
Universidade da Coruña
A Coruña, Spain

The program of the Interuniversity Master's Degree in Research in Physical Activity, Sport and Health aims to train researchers of a multidisciplinary nature, with competence ... +

The program of the Interuniversity Master's Degree in Research in Physical Activity, Sport and Health aims to train researchers of a multidisciplinary nature, with competence in the different areas of the physical activity and sport sciences. -
Master
Full-time
Spanish
Campus
 
Alabama State University The Harold Lloyd Murphy Graduate School
Montgomery, USA

Welcome to Master of Rehabilitation Counseling Program. Our graduate program consists of 51 credit hours and is designed as a sequential five-semester curriculum leading to th ... +

Welcome to Master of Rehabilitation Counseling Program. Our graduate program consists of 51 credit hours and is designed as a sequential five-semester curriculum leading to the Master of Rehabilitation Counseling (MRC) degree. The mission of the Master of Rehabilitation Counseling (MRC) Program is to prepare admitted students to become professional Rehabilitation Counselors who work in partnership with people with disabilities. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
St George's University of London
London, United Kingdom

Suitable for health professionals with an interest in exercise and the potential of physical activity, this course incorporates the exploration of physical activity in various ... +

Suitable for health professionals with an interest in exercise and the potential of physical activity, this course incorporates the exploration of physical activity in various critical settings within the public health arena (eg obesity, sedentary lifestyles and diabetes). This is a flexible programme structured to provide core and option modules tailored to the individual student profile. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
English
Campus