CSP Global

Kinesiology Doctorate (PhD & EdD)

Enroll for May 2023. Become an expert in your field with a doctorate in kinesiology.


On-demand Webinar: The Dissertation Process for a Doctorate in Kinesiology

Host: Dr. Steve Ross, Assistant Director of the Doctorate in Kinesiology

On-demand Webinar: How a Doctorate in Kinesiology Can Advance Your Career

Host: Matthew Buns, PhD, Program Chair of the Graduate Exercise Science Program

Kinesiology PhD

Our Kinesiology PhD is designed to prepare you for a career in academia or research. Graduates will be prepared to publish their own work and collaborate with other researchers, as well as teach at the post-secondary level.

The PhD program features additional courses beyond those of the EdD program since there is a stronger focus on research. Our PhD program features 55 hours of coursework and 12 hours of dissertation.

Next Start Date: May 8, 2023
Tuition $690/semester credit hour
Program Length: 67 semester credit hours

Our Kinesiology EdD is designed to help you apply research to solve real-world problems. Graduates will be prepared to pursue leadership roles within corporate wellness, higher education, professional sports organizations, and more, in addition to teaching at the post-secondary level. Those pursuing an EdD typically work firsthand with clients, rather than working primarily with other scholars.

Our EdD program features 49 credit hours of coursework and 12 hours of dissertation.

Next Start Date: May 8, 2023
Tuition: $690/semester credit hour
Program Length: 61 semester credit hours

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