12 Master Degrees in Sports and Exercise Medicine 2020

A master is a postgraduate degree that furthers a student’s knowledge and skills in a particular area of study. The degree can be earned at schools all over the world, and the length of the program will vary greatly depending on the subject. What is a Master in Sports Science? There are many aspects to sports science, and students will often choose which area they would like to focus on. Exa… Read more

A master is a postgraduate degree that furthers a student’s knowledge and skills in a particular area of study. The degree can be earned at schools all over the world, and the length of the program will vary greatly depending on the subject.

What is a Master in Sports Science? There are many aspects to sports science, and students will often choose which area they would like to focus on. Examples of focus areas are sports health and fitness, sports coaching, sports studies, and sports management. Every program will differ, but courses may include cognitive and behavioral sciences, biomechanics, biochemistry, physiology, and principles of high performance sciences such as sports technology and athlete monitoring. Most programs will include coursework, applied research, and experience out in the field.

Earning a master’s degree is beneficial for those interested in working in the sports industry because it helps give them a leg up on the competition. Many programs also include an internship with a sports organization, which may help graduates find a career.

The costs associated with earning a sport science degree will differ depending on the institution. The reputation of the school and length of the program are major factors. Students who are interested should contact the schools directly to find out what is required financially.

Students who graduate with a degree in sports science can choose from a number of different careers. Different areas in which graduates may work include the Olympics, the NCAA, sports psychology, personal training, recreation management, and sports hospitality management. Position titles may include athletic program coordinator, health and lifestyle consultant, strength and conditioning specialist, community and corporate fitness and health consultant, and development officer for professional sporting organizations.

Start researching and comparing schools now. 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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Latvian Academy of Sport Education
Riga , Latvia

The aims of Professional Master higher education Study programme „Healthcare specialist in sport” is to ensure to the country’s economic, cultural and social needs correspondi ... +

The aims of Professional Master higher education Study programme „Healthcare specialist in sport” is to ensure to the country’s economic, cultural and social needs corresponding professional interdisciplinary studies in the field of healthcare and sports science -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
September 2020
Campus
 
Örebro University
Örebro , Sweden

Are you interested in further studies in the field of sports physiology and medicine? If so, this Master’s programme may be of interest to you. It offers you in-depth knowledg ... +

Are you interested in further studies in the field of sports physiology and medicine? If so, this Master’s programme may be of interest to you. It offers you in-depth knowledge of exercise physiology, muscle physiology, physiological assessment methods and research methodology. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
September 2020
15 Jan 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
 
Lithuanian Sports University
Kaunas , Lithuania + 3 More

The aim of this program is to prepare public health practitioners, researchers, developers, and experts of health-enhancing physical activity programs and projects as well as ... +

The aim of this program is to prepare public health practitioners, researchers, developers, and experts of health-enhancing physical activity programs and projects as well as specialists who are able to make and develop strategies and health promotion policies. The specialists will be able to manage and pursue their activities in educational, social, public and private sectors. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Universidade Europeia
Lisbon , Portugal + 2 More

This master's degree aims to provide participants with skills in the assessment and prescription of exercise in healthy people and especially in special populations, in the co ... +

This master's degree aims to provide participants with skills in the assessment and prescription of exercise in healthy people and especially in special populations, in the context of clinics, health centers, hospitals, gyms, health clubs and local authorities. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
Portuguese
October 2020
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
January 2020
Campus
 
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Amsterdam , Netherlands

The Research Master’s Human Movement Sciences: Sport, Exercise & Health (research) is a two-year full-time programme that teaches you how human...

The Research Master’s Human Movement Sciences: Sport, Exercise & Health (research) is a two-year full-time programme that teaches you how human... -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Bond University
Robina , Australia

The Bond University Master of Sports Science is designed to produce high-quality graduates who possess an excellent understanding of advanced sports science practice. The prog ... +

The Bond University Master of Sports Science is designed to produce high-quality graduates who possess an excellent understanding of advanced sports science practice. The program provides you with advanced studies in biomechanics, physiology, sports psychology and the principles of high-performance sciences that incorporate programming, athlete monitoring and emerging technology in sports. -
Master
Full-time
72 weeks
English
January 2020
Campus
 
The University of Notre Dame Australia
Broome , Australia + 2 More

The Masters Degree in Exercise Science is designed to assist students to meet national accreditation standards required for full membership with the Exercise and Sports Scienc ... +

The Masters Degree in Exercise Science is designed to assist students to meet national accreditation standards required for full membership with the Exercise and Sports Science Australia ... -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
English
January 2020
Campus
 
Universidad Católica San Antonio de Murcia
Murcia , Spain + 1 More

In our society there is a growing concern to deepen in all aspects related to Nutrition and Health. There is increasing evidence of the close connection between prevention and ... +

In our society there is a growing concern to deepen in all aspects related to Nutrition and Health. There is increasing evidence of the close connection between prevention and even treatment of various pathologies and different dietary patterns and strategies. -
Master
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
Spanish
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
The University of Rome “Foro Italico”
Rome , Italy

The University of Rome “Foro Italico”, an Italian state university excelling in the Sport Science studies, in consortium with the Norwegian School of Sport Science in Oslo (NO ... +

The University of Rome “Foro Italico”, an Italian state university excelling in the Sport Science studies, in consortium with the Norwegian School of Sport Science in Oslo (NOR), the University of Vienna (AUT), the University of Southern Denmark in Odense (DEN) and the German Sport University in Cologne (GER), leading European Universities in the field, offers a 2-year European Master in Health and Physical Activity (120 ECTS). -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
October 2020
Campus
 
Lithuanian Sports University
Kaunas , Lithuania + 3 More

The applicant must have Bachelor's degree or equivalent academic qualification from an internationally recognized University in the fields of Exercise Physiology, Sports Scien ... +

The applicant must have Bachelor's degree or equivalent academic qualification from an internationally recognized University in the fields of Exercise Physiology, Sports Sciences, Exercise Sciences, Biology, Physiotherapy, Nursing, Biochemistry, Occupational Therapy or similar fields. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus