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Exercise Science, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
, WI,
The sport and fitness industry has experienced dramatic growth over the past 20 years. The need for expertise in exercise science has grown into a discipline where specialization exists in a multidimensional sense


Exercise science is the perfect major for individuals with a passion for healthy living. Graduates who study exercise science are involved in helping others and are filled with the knowledge and experience it takes to develop customized fitness programs and support for all types of wellness seekers.

Careers include administration, coaching, marketing, consulting, journalism, personal training, directing fitness facilities, program development, and public relations. 

Undergraduate study in exercise science provides preparation for advanced study in such areas as biomechanics, exercise physiology, kinesiology, athletic training, occupational therapy, and physical therapy.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Human Physiology and Anatomy I
  • Human Physiology and Anatomy II
  • Human Functional Anatomy
  • Mammalian Physiology
  • Principles of Physics
  • Introduction to Health, Exercise Science and Sport Management
  • Introduction to Applied Health Sciences
  • Applied Exercise Science
  • Lifetime Wellness
  • Sport and Fitness Nutrition
  • Principles of Motor Learning
  • Prevention and Care of Athletic Injuries
  • Biomechanics
  • Physiology of Exercise
  • Sport and Fitness Psychology
  • Fitness Assessment and Prescription
  • Exercise Science and Special Populations
  • Scientific Principles of Strength and Conditioning
  • Fitness Program Management
  • Senior Seminar in Exercise Science
  • Fieldwork in Exercise Science

English Language Requirements

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    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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General Requirements

  • Complete the UW System Online Application.
  • Submit application fee.
  • Submit official high school transcript, GED scores, or HSED.
  • Submit official transcripts from any colleges and/or universities ever attended.
  • Submit ACT or SAT scores if under 21 years of age on September 1 year of enrollment.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15356 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15356 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    15356 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15356 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    7389 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7389 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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