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Kinesiology (MS) Integrative Exercise Physiology Concentration Admissions

To apply for the MS in Kinesiology, you must have a bachelor’s degree with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 and a GRE score of 300 (verbal and math). An academic background in biological sciences, exercise science, kinesiology or physical education is preferred.

Application Components

  1. Application: You will apply using SOPHAS Centralized Application Service. The documents required below will all be submitted through the SOPHAS system. 
  2. Official Transcripts: Submit transcripts from all of the undergraduate and graduate institutions you’ve attended. Please mail all of your official transcripts to:
    • SOPHAS Transcript Processing Center
    • PO Box 9111
    • Watertown, MA 02471
  3. References: You will need three letters of reference. The letters should come from college/university faculty or an immediate work supervisor who can provide insight into your abilities and talents, as well as comment on your aptitude for graduate study.
  4. Goals statement: This statement should be one to two pages in length.
  5. A GRE or MAT score is required. Official GRE scores should be sent to SOPHAS using code 0151
  6. A current professional résumé is required for admission.
  7. Interview: May be required. 

Additional requirements for international students

  • TOEFL: For applicants whose native language is not English, the TOEFL is required with a minimum score of 79 on the iBT. These scores should be sent officially to SOPHAS using the SOPHAS-specific TOEFL code of: 5688.
  • A WES Evaluation (www.wes.org) is required for applicants who completed their degree outside of the United States. This can be requested and submitted through SOPHAS.

Application Deadlines

Fall term: March 1st