Athletic Training

The School of Health and Human Performance offers a CAATE accredited master of science degree in athletic training. The athletic training master’s degree will be offered through a 3 + 2 program that will award the student a bachelor of science (in sports science) degree and a master of science in Athletic Training when completed. The athletic training master's degree is also offered as a "stand-alone" program that is available for students who have already completed an undergraduate degree in a related field.

Exercise Science

The NMU exercise science master's degree is intended for students with undergraduate backgrounds in athletic training, biological sciences, dietetics, health, nursing, physical education, physiology, physical therapy and sport/exercise science. The primary objective of this program is to provide the student with a working knowledge in the physiological and biomechanical aspects of human movement and exertion.

Administration of Outdoor Recreation & Nature Based Tourism

The Administration of Outdoor Recreation and Nature-Based Tourism (AORNBT) Master's degree program is for a wide range of people who would like to work at an administrative level in the field of recreation, outdoor recreation, and nature-based tourism. Offered online with 2 summer seminar sessions - this degree program is built for flexibility.

Lisa Studnicka

"The exercise science lab at NMU has given me the chance to have a lot of hands-on experience with the equipment used with biomechanical testing. I have had the opportunity both to run and be a part of many research projects within my program."

Lisa Studnicka

Master's in Exercise Science