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Program Information

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Integrative Physiology—PhD

Fascinated by health and human physiology and have a passion for fitness? Bring your interests together with study in a doctorate of Integrative Physiology. This research-based degree is based on work in faculty labs conducted across the entire spectrum - fundamental basics at the molecular level, animal- and human-based research, and population studies - to translate research into tangible health outcomes.

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Do your interests lie in cardiac rehabilitation, strength and conditioning, fitness training and management, sports administration, or research/teaching in health and kinesiology? Kinesiology is a highly interdisciplinary field, involving areas such as biological sciences, human factors, and biomedical engineering.

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Kinesiology Accelerated Master's

In five years you can earn a BS degree in Exercise Science, Sports and Fitness Management, or Biological Sciences—Pre-Professional Option, Biomedical Engineering, as well as an MS in Kinesiology with our Kinesiology Accelerated Master's Degree.

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CMU’s Doctorate in Physical Therapy

The CMU's Doctorate in Physical Therapy graduate program allows students to earn Central Michigan University’s doctorate in physical therapy at Michigan Tech. Lectures and laboratories held at CMU are transmitted live to the Michigan Tech campus in an innovative, distance-learning format.