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Kinesiology and Health, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #201 (ARWU) Ames, IA, United States
No matter which option you choose, you'll explore all the disciplines of kinesiology and health in depth. You will study the biomechanical aspects of human movement, the physiology of exercise, motor behavior, and the sociology and psychology of sport and physical activity.
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Overview

The undergraduate program in kinesiology and health at Iowa State is designed for students who are interested in careers in health, preventive medicine, rehabilitation, human movement, and sport. You may choose from five academic options:

  • Athletic Training. Preparation for positions dealing with the prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation of athletic injuries
  • Community and Public Health - replaces CHE major from previous catalogs
  • Exercise Science. An interdisciplinary approach to the study of movement and / or sport, leading to a career in physical therapy, sport psychology, sport information, etc.
  • Health / Fitness Management - replaces Exercise Science option from previous catalogs
  • Physical Education Licensure. Preparation to teach at the elementary, middle school, and / or high school level

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    Iowa State University operates on a rolling admissions basis.

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Aquatic Fitness
  • Badminton
  • Bowling
  • Golf
  • Racquetball
  • Ice Skating

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    71

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  • Minimum required score:

    530

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General Requirements

  • Applicants must have achieved above-average academic performance in their previous education. We have outlined the minimum academic requirements by country. Please note that these are minimum requirements, not guarantees of admission. We may impose more rigorous requirements to meet the university’s enrollment needs.
  • English Proficiency Requirement
  • SAT/ACT Examinations
  • Application Fee
  • Summary of Required Supplemental Materials
  • Academic Records

Tuition Fee

  • International

    24862 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12431 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    23230 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11615 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    8042 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4021 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Ames

  • 1158 - 1800 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

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