48 months
29910 USD/year
29910 USD/year
Tuition fee
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With its foundation of coursework in Biology, Chemistry, Physical Education and Clinical Sciences, an Exercise Science degree from Walsh University can lead to careers in areas such as coaching, personal training and exercise physiology. 


With additional education, exercise majors can also go on to work in physical education, chiropractic care, and other medical fields. 

The Exercise Science degree from Walsh University is also an alternative route to the Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy graduate programs, both of which are available at Walsh.

Exercise Science majors can choose from four options:
  • Exercise Science - Pre-Athletic Training: For students interested in continuing on to graduate school or pursuing a career athletic training
  • Exercise Science - Pre-Professional: For students interested in continuing on to graduate school or pursuing a career in areas such as physician assistant, pharmacist, chiropractic, medical, cardiac rehabilitation, etc.
  • Exercise Science - Pre-Occupational Therapy: For students who intend to pursue a master's degree in Occupational Therapy
  • Exercise Science - Pre-Physical Therapy: For students who intend to pursue a graduate degree in Physical Therapy

Why Walsh?

  • Faculty with Experience. Each of our Ph.D. Biology faculty members specialize in their areas of expertise. They are excellent teachers and competent researchers.
  • Diverse Course Offering. Students can select from two tracks - one for career preparation and the other to prepare students for graduate school.
  • State-of-the-Art Facilities. Walsh houses laboratories equipped with the latest technologies, giving our students a chance to work with the instruments and tools used in the field.
  • Experiential Learning. Walsh emphasizes internship and research experiences to prepare students for their next step after graduation.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • First Aid
  • Personal and Community Health
  • Prevention and Care of Athletic Injuries
  • Physiology of Exercise
  • Kinesiology
  • Concepts in Exercise Science

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed online application for admission.
  • Official transcripts from the last 4 years of high school.
  • Transcripts need to be translated into English.

One or more of the following test scores:

  • SAT scores(writing not required)
  • ACT scores(writing not required)
  • TOEFL scores
  • IELTS scores
  • The Duolingo English Test - 95 or higher
  • Cambridge English Assessments

Tuition Fee

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    29910 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 29910 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    29910 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29910 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for North Canton

1034 - 1706 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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