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Discover the New Concentrations within the Kinesiology Doctorate

Dr. Matthew Buns, Program Chair of the Graduate Exercise Science Program, will host a live webinar on Wednesday, April 5, 2023, to explain the three new concentrations and what they may mean for your career. You’ll learn how they enable career path opportunities in exercise, fitness, health, and wellness. You’ll also learn about CSP Global’s unique dissertation process and whether you should choose an EdD or a PhD. An enrollment specialist will also be available to discuss the application and admission process.

Kinesiology Doctorate concentrations

  • Exercise Science
  • Exercise Physiology (new)
  • Sport Nutrition (new)
  • Strength and Conditioning (new)

What We Cover

  • The four concentrations: exercise physiology, exercise science, sport nutrition, and strength and conditioning
  • Degree details: Curriculum and learning outcomes
  • Transfer credit: How our program gets you to your goal faster for less money
  • Dissertation: Our unique approach embeds the dissertation process into coursework starting in the third term.
  • What it’s like to be an online student
  • How you can afford to go back to school
  • Our admission process
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The Dissertation Process for the Doctorate in Kinesiology

In this on-demand webinar, Dr. Steve Ross, Assistant Director of the Doctorate in Kinesiology and Professor of Kinesiology and Health Science, discusses the dissertation process for the doctorate in kinesiology at CSP Global.

What We Cover

  • Our unique doctoral dissertation experience
  • How the dissertation process works at CSP Global
  • How coursework and the dissertation are interconnected
  • Dissertation projects of current students
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Women’s Health Over 40: Natural Beauty and Youthful Energy

Join Desi Bartlett, a CSP Global PhD candidate, author of Total Body Beautiful and yoga instructor to the stars, on Thursday, March 30 at 3:00 p.m. ET for an in-depth exploration of women’s health over 40 and how to maintain your natural beauty and vibrant, youthful energy. She’s discuss hormonal changes that occur for women as they age and pass through perimenopause and then menopause and ways women can respond to them.

What We Cover

  • An overview of women’s health after 40
  • Understanding hormones
  • Symptoms of perimenopause/menopause
  • Natural interventions through yoga, Pilates, and nutrition
  • Self-advocating for proper care
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Returning to Exercise Post-Pandemic

In this talk, Dan Gaz, MSc, discusses how athletes, weekend warriors and the general public can work toward prepandemic levels of physical activity, even when they have experienced long periods of inactivity.

Dan is an instructor in the Department of Exercise Science at Concordia University St. Paul and an Assistant Professor of Medicine and program manager at the Mayo Clinic. He is a Certified Wellness Coach from the Mayo Clinic School of Health Sciences, an ACSM Certified Exercise Physiologist, and a Certified Rhythm Analysis Technician with Cardiovascular Credentialing International.

Topics covered include:

  • How to set realistic goals to return to regular physical activity
  • Resources for home or outdoor gyms
  • Movement recommendations
  • Data that supports exercise after a long downtime

This presentation is part of the series, Return to Play: Strategies for Athletes to Retrain and Recondition without Injury.” This series is for coaches, trainers and athletes of any level who want to learn proven, research-based strategies for athletes to retrain, recondition and return to peak performance in a post-pandemic world. All while avoiding injury.