Master of Science in Health and Kinesiology

COLLEGE OF NURSING AND HEALTH SCIENCES

Department of Kinesiology and Health Studies

The purpose of the Master of Science degree in Health and Kinesiology is to prepare professionals to work in the fields of health promotion, exercise science, and sport administration.  Graduates will possess the necessary research, communication, assessment, and planning skills to excel professionally and scholarly in the fields of health and kinesiology.

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Career Information
Types of Jobs
  • Athletic Trainer
  • Corporate Wellness Leader
  • Education Coordinator
  • Exercise Physiologist
  • Health Coach
  • Health Educator
  • Health/Fitness Coordinator
  • Health/Fitness Instructor
  • Health and Safety Educator
Types of Employers
  • Chiropractor
  • Corporations
  • Fitness centers
  • Health care
  • Non-profit organizations
  • Schools
PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS
  • Thesis or non-thesis option

  • Graduate assistantships

  • Opportunities to engage in research

  • Nationally recognized faculty with strong research records

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS
  • Total semester hours required: 30-36

  • Comprehensive final exam (36 hours)
    or Thesis  (30 hours)

CONCENTRATIONS
  • Exercise Science

  • Health Promotion & Exercise Science

  • Health Studies

  • Kinesiology

RELATED DEGREES
  • Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training

  • Bachelor of Science in Health and Physical Education, Grades K-12

  • Bachelor of Science in Health Education and Promotion

  • Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology

  • Bachelor of Science in Sport Management

CAMPUS ORGANIZATIONS & ACTIVITIES
  • KHS Club (Kinesiology and Health Studies Club)

  • Student Athletic Trainers Association

  • Sport Management Association


Contact Information

Dr. Millie Naquin, Graduate Coordinator

mnaquin@southeastern.edu

985-549-5251

Mailing address: SLU 10845, Hammond, LA 70402

On-campus address: Kinesiology and Health Studies Building, Room 110

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