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Exercise Science, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Allentown, PA, United States
The Exercise Science program combines coursework in both the basic sciences and exercise sciences.  It provides preparation for graduate and professional training in a wide range of fitness and medical fields.

Overview

The Exercise Science major aligns with the Broad Principles guiding the mission of Cedar Crest College; specifically related to leadership development, civic engagement, and health and wellness initiatives.  The interdisciplinary approach inherent in the major supports the academic mission of the college as a liberal arts institution.  The goal of this major, with its broad knowledge base, is to prepare students to go directly into jobs in the fitness or health and wellness sector, or to pursue further training in the areas of athletic training, exercise physiology, occupational therapy, physical therapy, cardiac rehabilitation, personal training, wellness coaching, athletic coaching, or athletic management.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Introduction to Health Care Systems
  • Health Professions
  • Biostatistics
  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Kinesiology
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Exercise Testing and Prescription

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    59

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General Requirements

To be considered for admission into Cedar Crest College, students must complete a high school curriculum including four years of English, three years of History, three years of Math, and two years of a lab science. To apply as a first-year student:

  • Official high school transcripts
  • Personal essay
  • Recommendation form

Tuition Fee

  • International

    38616 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 38616 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    38616 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 38616 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Allentown

  • 1110 - 1620 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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