Ph.D and M.S. Admission

Graduate student application & admissions

The University of Minnesota School of Kinesiology graduate education is among the best in the nation, with top programs in many fields and a strong commitment to excellence, diversity, interdisciplinary study, and innovation. We offer various graduate degrees (Master's, Doctoral), minors and dual degrees.
Before you apply

Begin by contacting your intended graduate program and associated faculty or visiting our website for admissions information, including program application materials, deadlines, the application process, and other important information.

Our graduate students have the opportunity to be engaged in a wide range of scholarly research across the physical and social science spectrums. Much of our research is interdisciplinary in nature and involves partnerships with disciplines such as medicine, neuroscience, and epidemiology, and fosters links with business, education, and social sciences.

* Academic year 2017-18 (M.A., M.S., and Ph.D. students)