Academic Catalog 2024-2025

Health & Kinesiology (Health Education Concentration), Master of Science


  1. Undergraduate GPA of 2.5 or better; or 3.0 on last 60 hours
  2. If required by the graduate degree program, GRE (General) or GMAT for Business programs (must be within five (5) years of your application date).
  3. 3 letters of recommendation
  4. Resume or Curriculum Vitae (current)
  5. Personal Essay (300 – 500 words)
  6. Application fee ($75): Your application will not be processed until the fee is received.
  7. Transcript (s): 2 copies sent directly to TSU from the institutions.

In addition to Items 1 through 7, International Students need to also supply the following information:

  1. Affidavit of Support
  2. Transcript Evaluation
  3. TOEFL = 79 or IELTS (iBT) = 6.0 (if not from an English speaking country)


Core Curriculum Requirements15
Health Education Concentration15
Total Hours36

Core Requirements

HED 538Health Probs Ot The Aged3
HED 577Human Sexuality & Dev3
HED 831Research Planning3
KIN 632Supv Of Hlth & Phys Ed3
HED 570Admin Of Health Education3
Total Hours15

Concentration Requirements

Select fifteen (15) credit hours from the following:15
Epid & Human Ecol
Survey Of Health Politics
Contemp Urban Hlth Probs
"HED 537
Contemporary Rural Health Problems"
Hlth Probs Alco Nar & Tobacco
Safety Education
Community Health Problems
Hlth Manpower Issues
"HED 576 County and Municipal Health Departments"
Human Sexuality & Dev
"HED 639 Evaluation and Selection of health Materials"
Total Hours15


Six (6) credits outside area electives from EDUC, SSSL, HED, or KIN9
Total Hours9