48 months
19606 USD/year
19606 USD/year
8552 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Bachelor of Science degree in Biomechanics at Marshall University provides students with the background and skills needed to create work and living environments which improve human health and enhance performance.


Key facts

  • Students in the Biomechanics at the Marshall University will be exposed to specialized equipment to help measure the interaction of humans with their environment. Motion analysis, using video to create three-dimensional reconstructions, measures body positions, velocities, and accelerations. 
  • Force plates and accelerometers measure forces generated by various segments of the body and then exerted externally to the body. Muscle activation is measured through electromyography.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biomechanical Analysis of Movement 
  • Pathomechanics
  • Biomech Instrument MATLAB
  • Principles in Ergonomics and Hmn Factors 
  • Fitness Wellness

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

National students: applications must be submitted at least two weeks prior to the start of a term.


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Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed application for admission.
  • A non-refundable application fee of $40.
  • An official, final transcript, including graduation date, sent directly from the student’s high school to the Marshall University Admissions Office.
  • Official college transcript
  • American College Test (ACT) or Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) scores
  • A valid immunization record
  • International Students:

    • Equivalent of U.S. high school diploma
    • International GPA requirements are equivalent to domestic GPA requirements and vary by program
    • ACT/SAT required for some programs and merit-based scholarships
    • Proof of English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    19606 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9803 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    19606 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9803 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    8552 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4276 USD per semester during 48 months.

Metro Residents - $7,318

Living costs for Huntington

621 - 1035 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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