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Division of Kinesiology and Health

College of Health Sciences


Information for Graduate Students

KHP Graduate Program Prospectives

Prospective Graduate Students


Admissions into the M.S. degree program is open to people who have obtained an undergraduate degree with a major program of study in exercise and sport science, health, kinesiology, physical education, or other area in human movement sciences.  Students who do not have a bachelor’s degree in kinesiology, physical education or health are required to complete four undergraduate courses in kinesiology and/or health in addition to the courses required for the graduate program of study.  Individuals interested in applying are encouraged to contact the Graduate Program Coordinator, Dr. Tucker Readdy ( for more information.



KHP Current Graduate Students

Current Graduate Students


The Plan A option of the Master of Science degree in the area of ESS is designed to prepare student for careers in one of the sub-disciplines within ESS (e.g., biomechanics, exercise and sport psychology, motor learning and control, physical activity and lifespan development, physical activity and nutrition, physical activity and obesity, etc.).  All students complete a series of general required courses and a concentration of courses in their specific ESS sub-discipline.
The ESS area of emphasis involves a minimum of thirty (30) credit hours of coursework, a thesis, and a final oral examination.  At least twenty-five (25) credit hours of coursework is required from the Division of Kinesiology and Health (i.e., HLED and KIN courses), which includes the ten (10) hours of general required courses.
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1000 E. University Ave.

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: (307) 766-5284

Fax: (307) 766-4098


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