Master of Science in Exercise & Sport Science

Our exercise science graduate degree offers elite, hands-on preparation for careers in health promotion, exercise physiology and related fields. The Strength and Conditioning concentration is recognized by the National Strength and Conditioning Association. You’ll cultivate a complete range of professional skills in our Exercise and Sport Science master’s program, while choosing from concentrations in Strength and Conditioning or Exercise Science.

Graduates of Merrimack College’s Exercise and Sport Science master’s program have an outstanding hiring record. Many of our alumni pursue careers as strength and conditioning coaches, one of the fastest-growing health science professions. Employers actively recruit graduates of Merrimack College’s Exercise and Sport Science program. You’ll enter the job market with an outstanding combination of academic preparation and professional experience, along with the confidence to excel from day one. Use the Career Insight tool below to see real-time labor market data on jobs in this field.


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