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Sports Biology, B.Sc.

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Springfield, FL, United States
The Sports Biology program at Springfield College gives students a grounding in the basic sciences as well as an opportunity to interact with highly qualified faculty to help students define their career objectives. 

Overview

At the Sports Biology program at Springfield College, students take advanced courses in science and movement and have the opportunity to participate in  research and/or a shadowing program to provide hands-on, real world experiences in careers that blend scientific knowledge with athletic studies. 

As a graduate from the sports biology major, students can enter health professions, pursue graduate schools, and enter leadership roles in newly evolving careers in sports science and sports medicine. 

Careers

Our sports biology students who responded reported working as emergency department technicians, EMTs, lab associates, patient care aids, and phlebotomists in places such as Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, Connecticut Children’s Medical Center, EasCare Ambulance Service, Trinity EMS, University of Vermont Medical Center, and Yale New Haven Hospital.

Many of our sports biology students choose further their education through graduate school by entering into programs such as nursing, molecular and cellular biology, physical therapy, or physician assistant at colleges including Duke University, Quinnipiac University, Springfield College, and University of Massachusetts. 

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Physiology of Exercise 
  • Kinesiology/Biomechanics 
  • Seminar in Biology 
  • General Chemistry 
  • Organic Chemistry 
  • General Physics 

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

    1165 USD/credit
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  • National

    1165 USD/credit
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  • In-State

    1165 USD/credit
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Living costs for Springfield

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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