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Health, Physical Education and Exercise Science (Concentration in Exercise Science)

Virginia Commonwealth University

48 months
Duration
36048 USD/year
36048 USD/year
14710 USD/year
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About

The Health, Physical Education and Exercise Science (Concentration in Exercise Science) program at  Virginia Commonwealth University prepares students to serve as leaders of fitness, health and conditioning programs in corporate, commercial, university and clinical settings that provide exercise programming for apparently healthy individuals and those with chronic disease. 

Overview

Career paths include exercise physiologist, corporate fitness director, cardiopulmonary rehabilitation specialist, strength and conditioning specialist and wellness director. Additionally, the exercise science concentration prepares students for graduate study in exercise science or athletic training and offers an excellent option for those students who want to obtain the pre-requisites for post-graduate study in physical therapy, occupational therapy and medicine.

Learning outcomes

  • Graduates of the Health, Physical Education and Exercise Science (Concentration in Exercise Science) program at  Virginia Commonwealth University will be prepared to serve as leaders of fitness, health and conditioning programs in all sectors.
  • Graduates will be able to demonstrate knowledge of core content as evidenced on a basic exercise science competencies checklist.
  • Graduates will be able to demonstrate the ability to apply rehabilitative principles and skills in exercise preparation.
  • Graduates will be able to demonstrate a conceptual understanding of health related behaviors in the treatment of hypokinetic diseases.
  • Graduates will be able to demonstrate the ability to administer wellness programs, assess and prescribe appropriate exercise regimes, and recommend healthful dietary strategies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Badminton
  • Self Defense: Karate or Judo
  • Individual Sports and Lifelong Leisure Activities
  • Team Sports and Activities
  • Wilderness Education
  • Lifeguard Training

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
70

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
70

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Academic documentation
  • Proof of English proficiency
  • Additional academic requirements and regulations
  • Foreign transcripts
  • Financial certification
  • Application fee

Tuition Fee

  • International

    36048 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 36048 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    36048 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 36048 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    14710 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14710 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

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