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Kinesiology and Sport, B.Sc.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Evansville, WI, United States
Kinesiology and Sport from University of Southern Indiana provides students with a quality education based upon the acquisition of knowledge, skills and values that serve as the foundation for living and working in society.
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Overview

Through education, professional development, outreach and leadership opportunities, Kinesiology and Sport from University of Southern Indiana reinforces the student’s commitment to healthy living, continuing education, professional growth and societal involvement. The department core values empower student to live healthy, productive lives.

Graduates with Kinesiology and Sport from University of Southern Indiana will:

  • have knowledge and skills related to COSMA Common Professional Component (CPC) content areas: (a) Social, Psychological and international foundations of sport, (b) Ethics in Sport Management, (c) Sport Marketing & Communication, (d) Finance & Accounting/Economics, (e) Legal Aspects of Sport, and (f) Integrative Experience .
  • have developed critical thinking and problem solving skills throughout the curriculum.
  • be able to communicate effectively.
  • demonstrate the ability to select and engage technologies appropriate for use in the sport industry.
  • have a familiarity of issues related to diversity (race, gender, age, nationality, sexual orientation, gender identity and disability).
  • develop knowledge, skills, and abilities related to initial client consultation and assessment.
  • develop knowledge, skills, and abilities related to exercise programming and implementation.
  • develop knowledge, skills, and abilities related to leadership and education implementation.
  • develop knowledge, skills, and abilities related to legal, professional, business, and marketing

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Intercollegiate Athletic Administration 
  • Principles and Problems of Coaching
  • Sport Publicity and Promotion
  • Sport Psychology
  • Public Recreational Sports Administration 
  • Emotional Health of Children in Sport 
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology 
  • Personal Health Science 
  • Technology in Exercise Science 
  • Behavioral Strategies of Exercise 
  • Kinesiology 
  • Biomechanics and Motor Behavior 
  • Measurement and Evaluation 
  • Physiology of Exercise 
  • Strength and Conditioning Techniques 
  • Training Science 
  • Principles and Applications of Fitness Training
  • Contemporary Issues in Sport and Exercise 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    71

    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.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.5

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.5 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Complete the online Admissions Application and pay the $40 application fee.For assistance, please view the application tips in English and Spanish. 
  • Submit Official Academic Records from all secondary schools you have attended. Click here to submit your records through our secure online form.
  • Submit Official proof of English Proficiency.
  • Submit either official ACT or SAT scores, if required 
  • If you have taken some time off from school, please submit an explanation of what you have been doing since you graduated from high school until the month you plan to enroll at USI.
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4 point scale.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    20242 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20242 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    20242 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20242 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    8706 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8706 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Evansville

  • 1213 - 2020 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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