PhD Specializations

PhD Graduate Handbook

Exercise Physiology
This program prepares students for leadership at the highest level of their profession.  Most students become university or college faculty.  Students are prepared in the scientific bases of exercise sciences, well acquainted with the scientific literature, able to teach college courses, and able to do independent research.

Learning Outcomes

MAP (Requirements)
 
 
Health Promotion
Students with this specialization are qualified to assume positions of leadership within their profession.  Most students become university or college faculty, while some work in research settings or direct large health promotion programs.  Graduates understand the scientific bases of health promotion, have an in-depth understanding of the scientific literature, teach college courses, and do independent research.

Learning Outcomes

MAP (Requirements)
 
 
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
This program prepares students for leadership in their profession.  Students are prepared in the scientific bases of exercise science, well acquainted with the scientific literature, able to teach college courses, and conduct independent research.  Most students become university or college faculty.

Learning Outcomes

MAP (Requirements)