Health and Kinesiology

Supported Degree Objectives


  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Master of Science (MS)
  • Non Degree

Required Supporting Documents


English Proficiency Requirements


Master's Degree Program Requirements


  • Cumulative Grade Point Average from most recently conferred undergraduate, graduate, or professional degree:
    • 3.0 or equivalent (A=4.0)

Doctoral Degree Program Requirements


  • Cumulative Grade Point Average from most recently conferred undergraduate, graduate, or professional degree:
    • 3.0 or equivalent (A=4.0)
  • Master's Degree (Recommended)
    • 3.25 or equivalent (Recommended; A=4.0)

Application Deadlines


  • Fall Spring Summer
    April 30 October 15 No Entry

  • Please Note: The HK graduate faculty meet in late January to review all complete applications for the next fall semester. This is when the bulk of graduate admissions (and funding decisions) are made. Therefore, students applying for full-time study are strongly encouraged to have their application complete no later than January 15. With rare exception, applications for full-time graduate study are not considered after April 30.

Program Contact Information


  • Name Christy Daugherty
    Phone 765-494-3162
    Email hkgrad@purdue.edu
    Web Program Website
    Address Health and Kinesiology
    Purdue University
    800 West Stadium Avenue
    West Lafayette, IN 47907-2046
    USA
Purdue West Lafayette campus