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University of Utah

Department of Health, Kinesiology, and Recreation

Salt Lake City, UT

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Overview

University of Utah / Department of Health, Kinesiology, and Recreation is located in Salt Lake City, UT, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Kinesiology
Master of Science (MS) Kinesiology
Master of Science (MS) Parks, recreation, and tourism
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Parks, recreation, and tourism

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 34
Doctoral Degrees 4

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Alternate accepted
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

24
Applied
14
Accepted
8
Enrolled
58%

Applying

55
Application Fee - Domestic
65
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 500

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards January 15
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

136
Total Graduate Students
32%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
67%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 7.35%
Black or African American 0.74%
White or Caucasian 75%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.74%
Asian 3.68%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1.47%
Two or more races 1.47%
Unknown 2.21%

Gender

Male (40%)
Female (59%)

Faculty

11
Total faculty
Full-time - 7
Part-time - 4
Male (7)
Female (4)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Community and sport, outdoor recreation, protected area management, sustainable tourism and youth development
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
300,000

Location & Contact

Address 1901 East South Campus Drive, Annex C
Room 1085
Salt Lake City, UT  84112
United States
Contact Dr. Kelly S. Bricker
Program Director
Email: kelly.bricker@health.utah.edu
Phone: 801-585-6503