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Graduate Sport and Exercise Psychology Program Recognized

Georgia Southern University’s Master of Science in Kinesiology with a sport and exercise psychology concentration has been recognized as one of the top programs in the country for sports psychology. Housed in the Waters College of Health Professions, the Sport and Exercise Psychology program was ranked No. 2 by Best Value Schools in the list “Top 15 […]

Coaching Education Program Recognized

Georgia Southern University’s Master of Science in Kinesiology with a coaching education concentration has been recognized as one of the best online masters in coaching programs in the nation by Best College Reviews. The online Coaching Education program was ranked No. 4 based on five primary factors: student satisfaction, earning potential, retention data, affordability and […]

Georgia Southern Program Nationally Ranked

Georgia Southern University has received a national ranking for the graduate Sport Management program within the Waters College of Health Professions. Best Value Schools ranked the Master of Science in Sport Management degree No. 6 on the list  of “The 30 Best Masters In Sports Management Programs in 2021.” Rankings were determined based on a school’s […]

Faculty and Students Conduct Fitness Assessments on Local Firefighters

This past October, Georgia Southern University faculty Bridget Melton Ed.D., Bill Mase, DrPH, Greg Ryan, Ph.D., Ron Snarr. Ph.D., Amy Jo Riggs, Ph.D., and Justine Coleman, M.S. were awarded a faculty service grant in the amount of $3000 to be used to complete a 12-week fitness incentive program for first responders. Partnering with the Statesboro […]

Research Published in NSCA Connect

This past September, Brandon Loewen, CSCS, a double eagle who has earned an undergraduate and graduate degree in exercise science, worked in collaboration with Department of Health Sciences and Kinesiology faculty members Bridget Melton, Ed.D., Greg Ryan, Ph.D., and Ron Snarr Ph.D., and published the article, “Evidence-Based Exercise for Structural Firefighters-A Brief Review,” in the […]