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Exercise Science, B.Sc.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #601 (QS) , MI,
If you are motivated to empower others through restoring physiological health or promoting overall wellness, a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science from Michigan Technological University will provide you with a strong scientific basis for developing an eye toward disease and injury prevention.

About

As an Exercise Science major at Michigan Technological University, you will attain exceptional preparation for any health or allied health career pathway. Our versatile degree supports a wide range of professional interests—from coaching people in achieving their individual fitness, nutritional, or athletic goals; to rehabilitating patients with injuries or physical conditions; to treating and preventing disease through traditional or alternative medicine; and many other career aspirations.

Career

An exercise science degree provides students with an entrance into a field with diverse career options. Approximately 70 percent of our exercise science graduates go on to a professional program in graduate education within the health sciences, and the remaining 30 percent seek employment in the health fitness industry and other areas.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    There are no application deadlines, but is recommended to apply by April 1

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    128 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Introduction to Exercise Science
  • Introduction to Sports and Fitness Management
  • Foundations of Kinesiology
  • Outdoor Emergency Care Training (Ski Patrol)
  • Sports and Fitness Leadership
  • Principles of Sports Officiating
  • Lifeguard First Aid
  • Water Safety Instructor
  • Health Promotion

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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General Requirements

  • Application for Admission
  • Official SAT and/or ACT Test Scores
  • Official High School Transcript
  • Supplemental Information (Optional)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    33426 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 33426 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    15346 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15346 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Houghton

  • 1000 - 1500 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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