We examine how the science of physical activity and the business of sport can be used to improve lives. From preventing and rehabilitating disease and injury to developing organizations that help communities thrive, we’re providing the solutions our world needs to move on to better things.
Our world-class faculty lead a diverse range of high-impact research, from understanding the role of physical activity in preventing disease to improving mobility in aging and recovering populations, to managing sport facilities and helping athletes stay safe, to improving health and well-being at all stages of life.
Read More About Jessica Klein
It was the ability to take that business knowledge I was learning in sports and go into another industry and apply it. I can pick different aspects of my business and see where I use my knowledge from Michigan.
Read More About Emily Haydel
Due to the program’s size, I got to know my classmates and develop a comfortable rapport with them. I also had the flexibility to do internships with U-M Athletics, and my professors understood the value of networking and internships and worked with you when events came up you had to attend.
Read More About Brandon Rhodes
Michigan is a special place where there are unlimited opportunities. So try a lot of things, find your interests and passions because there are no shortage of opportunities. Then, dive in on a few things because you will get more experiences and more enrichment in something if you’re diving into it versus being spread so thin.
Read More About Lindsey LaForest
Don’t be the person that passes by all these incredible opportunities. You don’t have these opportunities to learn from different people like you did in college, so make sure you take advantage of them and don’t disregard them.