Online Master of Science in Sports Science and Rehabilitation
Advanced training is essential for professionals planning to work with athletes. A specialized advanced degree at the master's level will set practitioners apart from their peers. This program will also prepare graduates for opportunities in research and teaching.
This degree features an online format designed to provide flexibility for students. An in-person internship is required at the end of the program, and can be completed at an approved location that is convenient for the student, while also providing an experience that meets the student's area of interest.
Careers in Sports Science and Rehabilitation
- Strength & Conditioning Coach
This degree prepares graduates to sit for certifications required to work as a Strength and Conditioning Coach in high schools, fitness centers and with sports teams.
- Exercise Physiologist
Design customized exercise programs to meet health care needs and athletic performance goals.
- Sports Scientist
Work with athletic teams, therapists, hospitals and more with research projects and designing/manufacturing sports equipment.
- Health Fitness Specialist
Train clients in corporate settings.
There is no GRE examination required and the degree is offered completely online.
Admissions guidelines for the Master's in Sports Science and Rehabilitation degree.
Degree Goals & Course Info
View the degree goals and course descriptions for the Master's in Sports Science and Rehabilitation degree.
Tuition & Fees
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The National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) officially recognizes Logan University's Program in Graduate Studies.
Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialists (CSCS)
NSCA-Certified Personal Trainer (NSCA-CPT)
Tactical Strength & Conditioning-Facilitators (TSAC-F)
Certified Special Population Specialist (CSPS)
ACSM Health Fitness Specialist (HFS)
For MS/DC only:
DCs who wish to be eligible for any certification from the American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians (ACBSP) upon completion of the MSR degree will need to take the offered weekend on-campus, hands-on lab for Sports Emergency Care in addition to the online course.
Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician (CCSP)
Diplomate in American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians (DACBSP)
International Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician Exam (ICCSP)
NOTE: CSCS, NSCA and ACSM are among the more widely recognized certifications for those who work with athletic injuries. Please contact the ACBSP for further information regarding the credential requirements.
The Master of Science in Sports Science & Rehabilitation degree comes to life through hands-on internship opportunities. Logan students have recently earned invaluable experience in 38 states in many diverse environments, including:
6 Sports Teams and Organizations
7 High Schools
7 Hospitals and Institutions
63 Universities and Colleges
155 Clinics and Performance Centers
Students will be aided in selecting possible sites for their internship work, which must provide them with experience in one or more of the following study or treatment areas: anatomy/biomechanics, exercise programming/physiology, aging/human development, risk factors/pathophysiology, human behavior/psychology, health appraisal/fitness testing, safety/injury prevention/emergency care, nutrition/weight management and electrocardiography.
Logan has placed students with university athletic programs, ranging from the community college to the Division I level, and select internships with prestigious health care organizations. Students may also arrange their own clinical internship course in an approved designated program with licensed health care providers such as a DC, MD, DO, etc.
Advantages for Doctors of Chiropractic
Logan's Master of Science in Sports Science & Rehabilitation is an ideal degree option for Doctors of Chiropractic. This specialized advanced degree sets practitioners apart from their peers and allows practitioners to develop the tools needed to understand and manage the health of an athlete.
Advantages of the Program
This online degree offers flexibility for the student, allowing health practitioners to continue treating patients throughout their education.
At the completion of the program, Doctors of Chiropractic will earn an academic degree as opposed to a certification.
The program is taught by multi-disciplinary instructors, offering unique and valuable insights for students.
Students may qualify for financial aid.
Why Logan University?
Logan University is dedicated to maximizing human performance through innovative health education and continuous quality improvement. With an established and world-renowned reputation for academic excellence, Logan University offers first-class programs, facilities and faculty.
Logan has been a leader in chiropractic education since 1935. Today, Logan University continues its chiropractic tradition while also offering a variety of online health sciences programs.
The Trimester System
Logan University’s academic year consists of three 15-week trimesters. Trimesters begin each January, May and September. The trimester format allows for more flexibility for students who are deciding when to begin their education.
Quality Education at an Outstanding Value
Quality education at a great value makes Logan a natural choice for those seeking careers in the health care field. Logan’s tuition for undergraduate, graduate and doctorate courses are competitively priced. When Logan students graduate, they leave not only with an outstanding education, but also with smaller student loans.