Movement Sciences Graduate Programs

Turn your passion into a career after completing one of our Movement Sciences Graduate Degree Programs. Whether it is your passion for helping others overcome new physical feats while monitoring the impact on their bodies, training professional athletes to help prevent and treat potential injuries, or coach them to play at their best, Carroll University can prepare you for a fulfilling career.

Our Movement Sciences Graduate Degree Programs will also prepare you for some of the most in-demand careers. As a leader in health sciences, we offer classrooms and laboratories equipped with state-of-the-art technology; national-recognized faculty with extensive experience; innovative experiential learning in and outside the classroom; and, a comprehensive network of partnerships and internships with top healthcare leaders.

What are you waiting for? Make your dream career a reality by applying to one of our Movement Sciences Graduate Degree Programs today.

Master of Science in Athletic Training

  • Classroom experience will include time spent in our modern, state-of-the-art, Michael and Mary Jaharis Science Laboratories, including the study of the human body in our cadaver laboratory.
  • The Carroll University Sport Performance Institute (CUSPI) partners our College of Health Sciences faculty and students with Carroll's athletic programs.
  • Clinical experiences in the Carroll University .Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Clinic.
  • In your final semester you’ll participate in a required 14-week internship where you can fully immerse yourself working full time in the profession.
  • 20-month program.

Master of Science in Occupational Therapy

  • Dive into clinical experiences in the second semester.
  • Coursework prepares you for the national certification examination for the occupational therapist administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT).
  • Clinical experiences in the Carroll University Occupational Therapy Clinic, Handwriting Camp and LifeStriders programs.
  • Work and learn alongside other health science students to prepare for inter-disciplinary collaboration as a professional.
  • 24-month program.

Master of Science in Exercise Physiology

  • Our in-house CURE program will give you over 1,000 hours of experiential, practical learning through real patient contact
  • Gain valuable, practical, hands-on experiences working with diverse populations - e.g. cardiac, cancer, chronic disease, and gerontological
  • Focus on exercise-based rehabilitation in four unique, practical courses, including a full-time summer internship
  • Coursework prepares you for the ACSM Clinical Exercise Physiologist (CEP) certification
  • 24-month program

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Master of Science in Sport Physiology and Performance Coaching

  • The curriculum includes exclusive learning opportunities with the chance to collaborate on strength and conditioning research with highly-regarded faculty
  • Get a career in high school, collegiate and professional sport strength and conditioning settings
  • Accelerated program that includes a full-time internship
  • Work directly with the NCAA Division III athletic department at Carroll University
  • 15-month program

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