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Exercise Science, Bachelor

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    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Anderson, IN, United States
With a major in Exercise Science at Anderson University - Indiana, students study human movement and how the body responds and adapts to physical activity by providing a mixture of laboratory courses and practical experiences preparing students to understand and apply scientific principles.
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Overview

The Exercise Science program at Anderson University - Indiana aims to prepare students for careers in the wellness field with broad coursework encompassing psychology and leadership as well as anatomy and chemistry. All of our exercise science graduates have completed 120 hours of practical experience through leadership in campus-based activity and human performance testing. The major also requires an off-campus internship, preparing students to hit the ground running in their career.

Students prepare for careers in fitness training, wellness, adult fitness/cardiac rehab, strength and conditioning of athletes, clinical exercise physiology, and scientific research. 

What kind of jobs can I anticipate after graduation?

Students prepare for careers in:

  • fitness training
  • wellness
  • adult fitness/cardiac rehab
  • strength and conditioning coach
  • clinical exercise physiology
  • scientific research

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Anatomy
  • Exercise leadership
  • Sports nutrition
  • Exercise testing and prescription
  • Science courses supporting understanding of the human body

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    78

    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.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    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.

  • Minimum required score:

    547

    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.

General Requirements

  • Online Application
  • Recommendation
  • Official High School Transcript
  • Official SAT or ACT scores
  • TOEFL or IELTS scores
  • Essay
  • Submit a 200-300 word essay that addresses the following topics: Your education goals, Your faith experience, Why you chose to apply to AU?

Tuition Fee

  • International

    31470 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 31470 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    31470 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 31470 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Anderson

  • 861 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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