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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Admissions Requirements

Page address: http://ahn.mnsu.edu/hp/graduate/admissionsrequirements.html

Applications for admission in the Human Performance Graduate Programs are competitive and all required application materials must be received by February 1st for a priority consideration. Early application is recommended as enrollment is limited. Use this page to apply to one of our graduate programs. For Exercise Physiology, Physical Education, Sport and Exercise Psychology, and Sport Management follow the directions below. The admission process involves 3 steps.

For admission into the Athletic Training graduate program.

Step 1

Apply online to the College of Graduate Studies and Research.

Step 2

Apply online to the Human Performance Department for admission into one of the following programs:

  • Exercise Physiology
  • Physical Education
  • Sport and Exercise Psychology
  • Sport Management

You need to submit unofficial transcripts, statement of interest, and a resume. Applicants can not go back and add to their application at a different date.

Step 3

Exercise Physiology, Physical Education, and Sport and Exercise Psychology:

Applicants must have three professionals or faculty members submit a letter of recommendation on your behalf. Direct those individuals who are supporting your application to submit their letter of recommendation using the link below. In order to submit the letter on your behalf, the faculty member must include the same email address the applicant used to apply to the program.

Submit Recommendation Letters

Applicants must have three professionals or faculty members submit a recommendation form on your behalf. Direct those individuals who are supporting your application to submit their recommendation form using the link below. In order to submit the form on your behalf, the faculty member must include the same email address the applicant used to apply to the program.

[PDF] Download Recommendation Form (171 KiB)

Submit Recommendation Form

Graduate Assistant Information

Visit Career Opportunities for more information on open Graduate Assistantships in the Department of Human Performance and other Graduate Assistant opportunities at MSU, Mankato.

For questions contact each program coordinator:

Athletic Training

Dr. Patrick Sexton - patrick.sexton@mnsu.edu

Exercise Physiology

Dr. Kristen Konkol - kristen.konkol@mnsu.edu

Physical Education

Dr. Sue Tarr - susan.tarr@mnsu.edu

Dr. Ben Schwamberger - ben.schwamberger@mnsu.edu

Sport and Exercise Psychology

Dr. Cindra Kamphoff - cindra.kamphoff@mnsu.edu

Sport Management

Dr. Vicki Schull -vicki.schull@mnsu.edu