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Accelerator program - Kinesiology (Exercise Science and Health Promotion) (BS), B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
University rank #231 (QS) , IL,
Thinking about joining this Accelerator program - Kinesiology (Exercise Science and Health Promotion) (BS) from University of Illinois at Chicago? Find out what you can expect when you focus on exercise science and health promotion.


Do you find yourself wondering how an elite athlete fine-tunes their performance? Curious how someone recovers from an injury to get back on the field? Are you passionate about health and exercise?

If you’re interested in the relationship between a fit, strong body and quality of life—in everyone from high-performance athletes to people living with disabilities or disease—kinesiology is the field for you.

The programme

This Accelerator program - Kinesiology (Exercise Science and Health Promotion) (BS) from University of Illinois at Chicago focuses on the study of human movement from the cellular level to the whole body. 

Through courses in anatomy and physiology, exercise psychology, biomechanics and aging, you’ll explore all aspects of physical activity. Our graduates are experts in injury and disease prevention, functional evaluation and rehabilitation, and ergonomic solutions that promise better health for a lifetime.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Preparatory Chemistry
  • Academic Writing: Writing in Academic and Public Contexts
  • Kinesiology and Nutrition: First-year Seminar
  • Precalculus Mathematics

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

General Requirements

  • Completed application form
  • Your secondary school transcript and a certified English translation if your original transcript is not in English
  • If you have graduated already, include your secondary school diploma and a certified English translation if your original diploma is not in English

Tuition Fee

  • International

    24805 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24805 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • 2 Semesters: $24,805–$32,000 (USD)
  • 3 Semesters: $40,000 (USD)

Living costs for Chicago

  • 1297 - 2500 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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