Professional Kinesiology


The Master of Professional Kinesiology (MPK) is a 16-month, four-session, course-based program with no thesis requirement. Its overarching purpose is to provide an advanced level of research-informed educational and leadership experiences in the field of professional kinesiology. 

A modular program structure is used with compressed courses and a strong emphasis on practica to gain experience in application. A mixed learning approach with case-based learning, lectures, tutorials, and laboratories will provide students with the advanced knowledge and skills and the experience in use of movement science to improve physical function and health.​​

​Degrees Offered

Professional Kinesiology​—MPK​

​​​​​Quick Facts

​​ ​​​​1. All applicants must meet the School of Graduate Studies English Language Proficiency requirements​.
2. For more information on admission requirements, ple​ase review the program'​s SGS Calendar entry: ​​​

​​​​​​​Research Stream Program Funding Information​

Base Funding Amount -

Graduate units determine a base funding amount for doctoral research stream programs and the number of years that the student will be eligible. In addition to the Base Funding, all eligible students will receive the cost of academic tuition and fees. More information about Base Funding can be found at .​

Actual Income -

Students often have the opportunity to earn additional income through research stipends, internal and external fellowships, RA employment income and TA-ships. Therefore, the average actual income of students in a program is typically higher than the Base Funding amount in that program. More information about Actual Incomes can be found at .