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Integrative Physiology and Health Science, Bachelor

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    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Alma, MI, United States
The Integrative Physiology and Health Science Department at Alma College emphasizes a combination of a strong science education, with a variety of hands-on laboratory and clinical experiences.
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Integrative Physiology and Health Science at Alma College prepares students for various graduate work fields. We have pre-professional medical programs, that allow students to learn techniques and experience high-tech laboratory equipment on a whole body spectrum as well as on a molecular level. Students also have the opportunity to interact and gain hands-on clinical experiences with members of the Alma community.

Another highlight of Alma College’s IPHS major is, we are one of very few Division III institutions with a gross anatomy laboratory, where students have the chance to dissect on full body cadavers.


Graduates of Alma’s Integrative Physiology and Health Science Program are prepared for graduate work and/or employment in various pre-professional medical programs, including:

  • Pre-Medicine
  • Pre-Physician’s Assistant
  • Pre-Physical Therapy

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Course include:
  • Clinical Experience Athletic Training 
  • Athletic Training 
  • Health Careers
  • Physiology of Aging
  • Faith & Physiology
  • Human Structure and Function
  • Nutrition
  • First Aid and CPR
  • Principles of Athletic Training

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


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General Requirements

  • Complete a free Alma College Application online or through the Common Application
  • Transfer Students — Official transcripts, in English, of all college coursework must also be sent directly to Alma from the institutions attended
  • International Student Declaration of Finance Form
  • All international students on F-1 or J-1 visa are required to provide evidence of sufficient finances to support their U.S. education. Sources of funding may be from parents, guardians, or a sponsor.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    42352 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 42352 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    42352 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 42352 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Alma

  • 1000 - 1500 USD/month
    Living Costs

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