This collection includes capstone projects submitted by students who have earned a Master of Science in Orthotics and Prosthetics, Master of Science in Coaching and Athletic Administration, or a Master of Science in Exercise Science at Concordia University, St. Paul.


Theses/Dissertations from 2023

Professional Industry Experience, Qais Alizada

Post-Surgery Recovery for Athletes, Olivia Barrier

Childhood Obesity Attention and Prevention, Courtney Craig

The Effect of Pre-Competition Chiropractic Manipulation on Athletic Performance for Collegiate Track & Field Athletes, Cree Foster

Effect of Moderate Intensity Exercise with Low Frequency on the Mental Health of Physical Therapy Professionals, Hunter Matthies

The Influence of Static and Dynamic Stretching on the Performance of an Elite Volleyball Hitter, Sarah E Pegram

The Effects of a College Off-season Squat Program on Strength Adaptations: Ascending Pyramid Method vs. Traditional Set Method, Justyce Pollitt

Optimal Training Practices for Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu: Strategies from Grappling Disciplines, Benito Romagnoli

Limitless: Are we hurting our female pitchers? Does an imposed pitch count limit for women's windmill pitchers decrease incidence of upper extremity injury?, Lauren Taylor

The Effects of Cardiovascular Exercise on a Female's Mood during Menstruation, Taylor Vistad


Professional Experience at Farmington High School, Jacob Vorhies

Is there an association between sarcopenia-related weakness and urinary incontinence measured by the QUID?, Emily Wong

Theses/Dissertations from 2022

Comparative effects of Fascial Stretch Therapy versus passive stretching on glenohumeral joint dysfunction and pain: A randomized controlled trial, Jordan Kuhn