Take your sports exercise science career to the next level.

Regardless of your professional goals, the Academy’s online master’s degree in Sports Exercise Science can take you to the next level and enhance your prospects for a successful career in the sports, health, and fitness fields.


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A sports master’s degree that will help you make a difference in the lab and on the field.

Students seeking a Master of Sports Science degree in Sports Exercise Science will learn the leading principles in exercise physiology, sports nutrition, strength and conditioning, exercise testing and prescription. The program aims to arm students with the knowledge, skills and abilities needed to be successful in a health and fitness career.

Bridging the gap between science and practice with a sports exercise science degree.

The Master of Sports Science degree in Sports Exercise Science is philosophically and strategically aligned with world leaders in the exercise and nutrition sciences fields, including the American College of Sports Medicine and the National Strength and Conditioning Association.

Core Curriculum

  • Issues in Nutrition & Health
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Sports Strength & Conditioning
  • Exercise Testing & Prescription
  • Contemporary Issues in Sports
  • Sports Administration for Coaches
  • Sports Marketing


  • Seminar in Sports Medicine
  • Psychological Aspects of Health and Fitness
  • Management Strategies in Health and Fitness

Degree Paths

  • Internship Option
  • Non-thesis Option
  • Thesis Option

FastTrack Your Degree

The world of sports exercise science is one of the fastest-growing areas in sport and the need for high quality professionals in the field has never been greater. The Academy offers a Fast Track master’s degree program for sports exercise science students looking to leave their mark on this fast-paced professional field. The sports exercise science Fast Track master’s degree program – prepared and delivered by sports industry experts – can be completed as quickly as 15 months.

Want to learn more about this FastTrack Option, get more detail on our FastTrack page.

Admission Requirements

Students applying for the Academy’s graduate degree programs must submit all previous official transcripts and have finished an undergraduate program with a minimum 2.5 GPA. Students must also prepare a written personal statement with an autobiography, career plans and expected goals for pursuing a master’s degree from the Academy and submit three recommendations. Contact Admissions

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Academy courses are offered online so that students can conveniently take courses at any time and from anywhere. Students can also enroll and start their studies at their convenience.

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