Program Information

School: McMaster University
Faculty: Faculty of Social Sciences/Faculty of Science
Degree: Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study: Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Description: The Department of Kinesiology offers a direct-entry Honours B.Sc. (Kinesiology) degree through a program that is well-known for its quality, innovation and integrative approach to the study of kinesiology.

Over the course of 4 years, students receive a broad-based curriculum composed of a mix of basic and applied science courses related to the study of human movement.

URL: Kinesiology at McMaster University
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $28,505

Cost per year is based on 30 units, and includes the cost of tuition and mandatory supplementary fees.

Enrolment #: 200
Careers: Kinesiologists

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 87 to 90
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English (ENG4U) 
  •  Grade12 Biology 
  •  Grade12 Advanced Functions  or  Grade12 Calculus and Vectors 

Applicants are required to have at least six Grade 12 U/M level courses, including: ENG4U, one of: MHF4U, MCV4U, and SBI4U. Note: MCV4U and PSK4U are recommended.

Test Scores:

  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 85] or Cambridge English for Speakers of Other Languages: Certificate in Advanced English [min. 176] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 86]

Students who have been asked to meet McMaster’s English Language Proficiency requirement must demonstrate English language proficiency by achieving the minimum requirements as specified by McMaster: IELTS: 6.5, CAE: 176, PTE: 60, CAEL: 70, MELAB: 85, TOEFL (iBT): 86