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2024-2025 Springfield College Catalog 
2024-2025 Springfield College Catalog

Strength and Conditioning, M.Ed./M.S.

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Program Description

The Strength and Conditioning program will provide students seeking positions in the field of strength and conditioning the knowledge and skills necessary for safe and effective program design and implementation to enhance athletic development.  Completion of the concentration will allow students to be eligible for and academically prepared to sit for the National Strength and Conditioning Associated (NSCA) Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) certification. 

Program Highlights

Degree: Master of Education or Master of Science

Required Credits: 36

School: School of Physical Education, Performance and Sport Leadership

Department: Exercise Science and Athletic Training

Modality: On-Ground

Locations: Main Campus

Additional Information: https://springfield.edu/programs/graduate/strength-and-conditioning

I. Degree Requirements (36 credits)

B. Research & Selective Requirements (9 credits)

Candidates in the Strength and Conditioning track are eligible for an M.S. with the completion of a thesis.  Students completing a non-thesis option are eligible for an M.Ed under the Portfolio track.

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