• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • Unknown (University site)
    Duration

About

Graduates of the Sport and Exercise Science program from Gannon University have sought employment and graduate education in a wide array of fields. Such opportunities include, but are not limited to, the following: 

  • athletic training  
  • biomechanics  
  • cardiopulmonary rehabilitation  
  • coaching  
  • corporate wellness  
  • exercise physiology  
  • group exercise instruction and personal training  
  • medicine  
  • physical and occupational therapy  
  • physician assistant  
  • sport and exercise science  
  • sports nutrition  
  • strength and conditioning  

You Will Experience

Internships are an integral part of the curriculum at the undergraduate level. Students have the opportunity to complete a 100+ hour practicum experience in a setting reflective of their career interests. These opportunities, both on and off campus, provide hands-on learning experiences and allow students to apply their knowledge in real-world settings, preparing them for their future careers. Internship opportunities include: 

  • athletic training  
  • cardiac rehabilitation facilities  
  • coaching positions  
  • fitness facilities  
  • physical therapy centers  
  • sports dentistry   

You Will Earn

Salaries in the field vary depending on the location and type of organization.

  • Starting salary: $32,600
  • Mid-career salary: $51,000

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    Applications for undergraduate programs are processed on an ongoing basis throughout the year.

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Golf
  • Foundations of Sport and Exercise Science
  • Nutrition for Sport and Exercise
  • Comprehensive Fitness Training
  • Psychosocial Aspects of Exercise and Psysical Activity
  • Research Methods in Exercise Science

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    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. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    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. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    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.

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  • Minimum required score:

    53

    PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

Academic Requirements

General Requirements

  • Completion of 16 academic units at the high school level, four of which must be English; four units each of math and sciences and any combination of four units of social sciences and foreign language
  • Academic course selection, grades, letters of recommendation, personal statement and SAT/ACT scores will be carefully reviewed for admission consideration
  • Demonstrate motivation and curiosity through interests and extracurricular activities

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15590 USD/semester
    Tuition Fee
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  • National

    15590 USD/semester
    Tuition Fee
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Living costs for Erie

  • 1000 - 1500 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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