Wilfrid Laurier University - Faculty of Graduate Studies


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School:Wilfrid Laurier University - Faculty of Graduate Studies
Faculty:Faculty of Science
Field of Study:Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Description:Our Master of Kinesiology (MKin) is designed with the objective of providing you with a highly integrated and multidisciplinary approach to the examination of the relationships among physical activity, health and disease in various populations. Explore your research interest and become specialized in a kinesiology sub-discipline including biomechanics, health, exercise physiology, motor control or sport psychology. The emphasis of the thesis will be based on your own interests and your adviser’s research interests within this broad framework.

URL:Kinesiology at Wilfrid Laurier University - Faculty of Graduate Studies
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

Cost per year is for the 2017-2018 academic year (for 3 terms unless noted).

Admission Requirements

Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Portfolio
Applicants are required to have a four-year (honours) undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in kinesiology, health, physical education or a related field, and a minimum B average in the last two years of study. Applications are reviewed by the graduate program committee, which considers all prior university grades, a writing sample and letters of reference. At the discretion of the graduate coordinator and the supervisor, students with minor background deficiencies may be required to include specific undergraduate courses in their program.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on October 31, 2017