Human Performance (M.S.)

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The Master of Science in Human Performance is an advanced degree designed to broaden understanding of health, wellness, and performance in a variety of client populations.  This program gives students the opportunity to further their knowledge in the core of human performance (exercise physiology, biomechanics, sports nutrition, statistics, and research methods). 

Admissions Requirements

  • $50 application fee (beginning Fall 2016, the application fee will be deferred and assessed during Financial Check-In)
  • Unofficial college transcripts with a completed Transcript Request Form. An official final college transcript showing a completed Bachelor’s degree is required before first semester enrollment.
    • Regionally or nationally accredited Bachelor’s degree with at least a 3.0 GPA for admission in good standing (2.5 to 2.99 admission on a cautionary basis)
  • Undergraduate prerequisites (can be taken after admission):
    • Undergraduate physiology or exercise physiology for EXSC-510: Advanced Exercise Physiology.
    • Undergraduate biomechanics or physics (or a similar course) for EXSC-550: Advanced Biomechanical Analysis.
    • Undergraduate statistics or tests and measurements (or similar course) for EXSC-520: Statistical Analysis in Exercise Science.
    • Students may receive instructor permission to take one (or more) of the three above graduate courses, which would be granted only after the director of the program and the course instructor have carefully reviewed the student’s undergraduate transcript to see if their grades in related science courses suggest that the student can be successful in that specific graduate exercise science course as well as the overall exercise program.
  • Self-Certification Form (for students in the final term of their bachelor's degree)
  • Current Liberty undergraduate students seeking preliminary acceptance into a graduate program must complete a Graduation Application through their ASIST Account.
  • Additional admission requirements for international students


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