York University - Graduate Studies

Kinesiology and Health Science (MSc)

Program Information

School:York University - Graduate Studies
Faculty:Graduate Studies
Degree:Master
Field of Study:Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Description:The Master’s degree offers opportunities for advanced research under the supervision of a faculty member, in areas such as psychology, health and fitness, epidemiology, biomechanics, neuroscience, physiology, nutrition and immunology. Further information on faculty members’ specific research within these fields is located in the Faculty section of this site. Coursework provides a strong academic foundation for the Master’s student, but the emphasis of the thesis program is to conduct original research within one’s area of study. The background of the student, the research focus of the supervisor and choice of courses determines selection of the Master of Science (MSc) or Master of Arts (MA) degree.

URL:Kinesiology and Health Science (MSc) at York University - Graduate Studies
Cost per year:*

Cost per year is for the 2017-2018 academic year and includes tuition and supplementary fees.
Careers:Kinesiologists

Admission Requirements

Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 600] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 85] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 100] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 7.5]
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests
  • Portfolio
To be considered for admission to any of the Master degree programs, the applicant must: be a graduate of a recognized university, with at least a B+ grade point average standing in the last two years of full-time study, or with qualifications accepted as equivalent by the Senate Committee on Admissions.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on November 16, 2017