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Applied Exercise Science, B.Sc.

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  • 48 months
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Springfield, FL, United States
The Applied Exercise Science program at Springfield College emphasizes that physical activity is inextricably linked to good health, and focuses on a preventing health problems. The curriculum has a strong science base, including courses in exercise physiology, exercise prescription for normal and special populations, measurement, nutrition, and management. 
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Overview

During the Applied Exercise Science program at Springfield Collegey, you’ll learn to prescribe exercise programs for a wide range of populations interested in physical fitness, and to develop, implement, and interpret fitness and health assessments and maintenance programs for individuals and groups. 

We also offer three concentrations, including clinical, which prepares you for a career in health care; fitness management and personal training, which prepares you for a career in commercial fitness; and sports performance, which prepares you for a career improving the performance of athletes of all ages and ability levels.

Career Outcomes

Graduates from the applied exercise science major go on to do great things. In fact, in a survey of our 2015-16 graduates, 95 percent of these students said they were either employed or enrolled in graduate school within six months of graduation. So, you can feel confident knowing your future looks bright.

Students who graduated from the applied exercise science undergraduate major went on to do great things. Here are a few opportunities recent graduates have pursued. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    Springfield College accepts applications on a rolling admissions basis but international students should apply as soon as possible.

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Introduction to Applied Exercise Science 
  • On-Campus Practicum 
  • Physiology of Exercise 
  • Kinesiology/Biomechanics 
  • Measurement and Evaluation 
  • Exercise Testing and Prescription 
  • Management of Health/Fitness Programs 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    69

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General Requirements

  • Students admitted to Springfield College must have graduated from an approved secondary school (high school) or have obtained a general equivalency diploma (GED) by the time of their enrollment.
  • Springfield College will require you to submit your high school transcripts, which reflect your high school coursework and cumulative grade point average. Both are important factors in admission.
  • Springfield College recommends that you pursue the strongest college preparatory program available in your high school.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    38770 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 38770 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    38770 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 38770 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Springfield

  • 900 - 1400 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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