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Exercise Science - Health Fitness, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Maryland City, MD, United States
The mission of the Exercise Science - Health Fitness program offered by the University of Maryland Eastern Shore is to enable students to develop the knowledge of exercise science, value physical activity and understand how exercise scientists work to improve the health and wellness of individuals and the community.
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Key facts

The objectives of the Exercise Science - Health Fitness program offered  by the University of Maryland Eastern Shore are as follows:

  • To provide students with academic curricula to develop a strong background in Kinesiology concentration areas.  
  • To provide courses and learning experiences to students to develop the knowledge, skills, and abilities for core program competencies, including health program administration, outcome assessments, health appraisals, and clinical exercise testing.
  • To prepare students to integrate knowledge of  the cardiovascular, pulmonary, metabolic, and musculoskeletal systems with current practices and research.
  • To provide opportunities for students to acquire and to effectively utilize technology as professionals in the health and kinesiology professions.
  • To prepare students for employment and leadership positions in health/fitness, kinesiology, allied health and the sport industry.
  • To prepare students for graduate study and continued professional development.
  • To promote interaction between the university and the community through departmental activities.

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 Biology
  • Basic Composition
  • Applied Kinesiology
  • Health Aspects of Aging
  • Advanced Strength and Conditioning
  • Human Anatomy and Phys

English Language Requirements

You need the following TOEFL iBT ® score:

  • Minimum required score:


    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.

General Requirements

  • A completed admissions application with a non-refundable $25.00 application fee in U.S. dollars. 
  • An official evaluation of all academic records (credential evaluation) from WES, ECE or AACRAO
  • Official scores to confirm English proficiency
  • An official copy of the test results from taking either the SAT I or ACT.
  • A certificate of finance along with a bank statement bank or scholarship letter, no more than six months old, addressed to the University of Maryland Eastern Shore verifying the availability of funds to cover tuition, fees, and other direct costs associated with enrolling at the university. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15828 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15828 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    15828 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15828 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    5418 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5418 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Maryland City

  • 1610 - 2730 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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