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Movement and Sports Studies (Physical Education), B.Sc.

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    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Springfield, FL, United States
The Movement and Sports Studies (Physical Education) program at Springfield College offers a comprehensive understanding of the scientific and social foundations of movement and its cultural forms of dance, sports, games, and exercise. The major includes concentrations in physical education, physical and health education (dual program), and adventure education.
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Overview

Graduates of the Movement and Sports Studies (Physical Education) program at Springfield College work in school and community-based agencies, including public and private schools, YMCAs, and recreational facilities. Graduates also pursue graduate education in movement and sports studies, athletic administration, sport management, adapted physical education, and health promotion.

Springfield College students presented on differentiated learning at the Massachusetts Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance Convention. The students cited their fieldwork as a benefit when presenting because they already had industry knowledge and experience on what they were presenting.

Careers

Our movement and sports studies (physical education) major are in such high demand because our students graduate with extensive teaching experience. You’ll put classroom learning to work through participating in practical experience in public schools and will begin working with students in local schools during their first year, and continue to student-teach throughout the four-year program. 

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:
  • Physiology of Exercise 
  • Kinesiology/Biomechanics 
  • Anatomy and Physiology Concepts 
  • Foundations of Multicultural Education 
  • Physical Health and Wellness 
  • College Algebra 
  • Precalculus Mathematics 
  • Introduction to Calculus with Applications 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    70

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    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.

  • Minimum required score:

    523

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

To apply to Springfield College, submit the following items.

  • $50 application fee or fee waiver
  • Essay 
  • SAT/ACT Scores 
  • Official High School Transcript 
  • One Academic Reference
For international Students
  • Submit your application through the Common Application online or a paper application.
  • Complete the Springfield College member screen questions and pay the application fee.
  • Submit Official Transcript(s) in English.
  • Submit proof of English proficiency.
  • Submit completed Dean’s Report Form (for transfer students only).

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.

Funding

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